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Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin mining district, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 6' 52'' North , 74° 35' 13'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.11472,-74.58722
GeoHash:G#: dr6cysxnx
Locality type:Pit
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


The Buckwheat workings started as the Buckwheat Mine and the Southwest Opening, both at the southern end of the Franklin orebody. Subsequently, that portion of the orebody, at the shallow end where the two limbs of the orebody curved around and, vertically, form a "spoon" shaped basin, was excavated as the Buckwheat Pit. This later major working obliterated the two prior workings in total. The Buckwheat Pit incorporated areas intruded by pegmatites and featured major, vertical camptonite igneous dike intrusive bodies plus a veinlike body of vuggy dolomite (the Buckwheat Dolomite) of apparent Paleozoic age. All of these geological features contributed to the diverse mineralogy of this locality. This locality is within the Franklin Mining District. The complete list of mineral species occurring within this district, as well as the official boundaries of the district, can be found under the locality file for "Franklin Mining District."

Alternative Label Names

This is a list of additional names that have been recorded for mineral labels associated with this locality in the minID database. This may include previous versions of the locality name hierarchy from mindat.org, data entry errors, and it may also include unconfirmed sublocality names or other names that can only be matched to this level.

Buckwheat Pit (Southwest Opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Buckwheat Dump
Buckwheat Pit

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

71 valid minerals. 7 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Palache(1935):71.
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:471.
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Van King
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Palache(1935):61; Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Van King
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Frondel, C.: The Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill - a checklist (1972); Dunn(1995):Pt4:513.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Peters, et al: Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:584.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Frondel C, Ito J (1966) Hendricksite, a new species of mica. American Mineralogist 51, 1107-1123
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Cook , D.K.: Recent Work on the Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, New jersey: Mineralogical Record:4:62-66 (1973); Dunn(1995):Pt5:627.
'Apatite'
Reference: Van King
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Palache(1935):57.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Cook, D.K.: Recent work on the minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, NJ: Mineralogical Record:4:62-66; Palache(1935):35.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Van King
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995)Pt4:584-585; Gordon, S.G.: Brookite Crystals from Franklin, New Jersey: Rocks & Min.:26:510-511(1951).
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Palache(1935):55; common knowledge among local collectors and museum officials.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Palache(1935):29.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:470-471.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Nikischer, T.: The Picking Table:36(2):11 (1995); Dunn(1995):Pt3:363.
Chlorophoenicite (TL)
Formula: (Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 780; Albanese, J.S. (1967) Chlorophoenicite: Rocks & Minerals: 42: 888-889; Dunn, P.J. (1995): Part5: 665.
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Cook, D.K.: Recent work on the minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, NJ: Mineralogical Record:4:62-66 (1973); Dunn(1995):Pt3:347.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Van King
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Peters, et al: Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Palache(1935):55; Dunn(1995):Pt4:609,616.
Flinkite
Formula: Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt5:668.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):5:650.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Palache, C. (1935): The Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 180, 135pp
Franklinite
Formula: Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Palache(1935):47; Dunn(1995):Pt5:668.
Franklinphilite (TL)
Formula: (K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Reference: Dunn, et al: Franklinphilite, the manganese analog of stilpnomelane, from Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:23:465-468 (1992); Dunn(1995):Pt4:472.
Friedelite
Formula: Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Reference: Palache(1935):89.
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Essene, E.J. & Peacor, D.R.: Petedunnite...: Am. Min.:72:157-166 (1987); Dunn(1995):Pt3:369.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Palache(1935):49; Dunn(1995):Pt4:592.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:521.
Hardystonite
Formula: Ca2Zn(Si2O7)
Reference: Christopher O'Neill
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Van King
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Palache(1935):41; Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:596.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Peters, T.A., et al: Minerals of the Buckwheat dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Min.Rec.:14:183-194 (1983); Palache(1935):106; Dunn(1995);Pt3:414.
Hendricksite (TL)
Formula: K(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Frondel C, Ito J (1966) Hendricksite, a new species of mica. American Mineralogist 51, 1107-1123
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Casperson, W.C.: Heulandite and Stilbite: Rocks & Min.:32:245 (1956); Dunn(1995):Pt4:513.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Frondel, C.: The Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill - a checklist (1972); Dunn(1995):Pt4:600.
Jarosewichite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+3Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
Reference: Dunn, et al: Jarosewichite and a related phase: basic manganese arsenates of the chlorophoenicite group from Franklin, NJ: Am. Min.:67:1043-1047 (1982); Dunn(1995):Pt5:669-670.
Johnbaumite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)3OH
Leucophoenicite (TL)
Formula: Mn2+7(SiO4)3(OH)2
Reference: Palache(1935):104.
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:471, 485.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Palache(1935):32.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:582.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:535.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:510.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Palache(1935):26.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: John Cianciulli, Curator, Franklin Mineral Museum.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:465.
Petedunnite (TL)
Formula: Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Reference: Essene, E.J. and Peacor, D.R. (1987) Petedunnite (CaZnSi2O6), a new zinc clinopyroxene from Franklin, New Jersey, and phase equilibria for zincian pyroxenes. American Mineralogist (1987): 72: 157-166; Dunn, Pete J. (1995): Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits, Part 3: 436.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt5:644.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Palache(1935):31; Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194.
Pyrochroite
Formula: Mn(OH)2
Reference: Palache(1935):50.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Palache(1935):56.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: Palache(1935):67.
Rhodonite var: Fowlerite
Formula: (Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
Reference: Van King
'Roméite Group'
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:604.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Germine, M.: Fibrous Rutile from Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:16:483-484 (1985); Dunn(1995):Pt4:604-605.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Peters, et al: The Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite, Franklin, NJ: Mineralogical Record:14:183-194; Dunn(1995):Pt4:615.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Palache(1935):28; Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Palache(1935):43.
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Reference: Bearss, G. & Cianciulli, J.: The Picking Table:41(2):17-18 (2000); Analysis by Andy Roberts.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Palache(1935):119.
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Reference: Palache(1935):77.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: John Cianciulli, Curator, Franklin Min. Museum; analysis by Ing. P. Ondrus & Dr. F. Veselovsky, Czech Geol. Sur.
Thorutite
Formula: (Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
Reference: The Picking Table:41(2):20-21 (2000); Analysis by Ing. P. Ondrush & Dr. F. Veselovsky, Czech Geol. Sur., Prague
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt3:436.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Dean O. S.: Those rare uraninites from Franklin and Sterling Hill, New Jersey: The Picking Table:31(2):7-11 (1990); Dunn(1995):Pt4:605.
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Palache(1935):86.
Yeatmanite (TL)
Formula: Zn6Mn2+9Sb5+2(SiO4)4O12
Reference: Am.Min.:65:196-199 (1980); John Cianciulli, Curator, Franklin Mineral Museum.
Zincite
Formula: ZnO
Reference: Palache(1935):39.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Van King

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Franklinite4.BB.05Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrochroite4.FE.05Mn(OH)2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Roméite Group4.DH.
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Thorutite4.DH.05(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Zincite4.AB.20ZnO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorophoenicite (TL)8.BE.35(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
Flinkite8.BE.30Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Jarosewichite (TL)8.BE.70Mn2+3Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
Johnbaumite8.BN.05Ca5(AsO4)3OH
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Actinolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Aegirine'9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
'Aegirine-augite'9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Allanite-(Ce)'9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Franklinphilite (TL)9.EG.40(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Friedelite9.EE.10Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Genthelvite9.FB.10Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Hardystonite9.BB.10Ca2Zn(Si2O7)
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hendricksite (TL)9.EC.20K(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Leucophoenicite (TL)9.AF.60Mn2+7(SiO4)3(OH)2
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Petedunnite (TL)9.DA.15Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
var: Fowlerite9.DK.05(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Yeatmanite (TL)9.AE.45Zn6Mn2+9Sb5+2(SiO4)4O12
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Amphibole Supergroup-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Apatite-
Heulandite subgroup-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Zincite4.2.2.1ZnO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)2
Pyrochroite6.2.1.3Mn(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Franklinite7.2.2.4Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Thorutite8.3.4.2(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p > 4:1
Chlorophoenicite (TL)41.1.1.1(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
Jarosewichite (TL)41.1.1.3Mn2+3Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Flinkite41.3.3.1Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Johnbaumite41.8.3.3Ca5(AsO4)3OH
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Roméite Group'44.1.1.3
Miscellaneous
Yeatmanite (TL)44.3.6.1Zn6Mn2+9Sb5+2(SiO4)4O12
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Leucophoenicite (TL)52.3.2c.2Mn2+7(SiO4)3(OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with No Additional Anions with cations in [8] and lower coordination
Hardystonite55.4.2.2Ca2Zn(Si2O7)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Petedunnite (TL)65.1.3a.5Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Hendricksite (TL)71.2.2b.6K(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-, 6-, and 12-membered rings
Friedelite72.4.1b.1Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Franklinphilite (TL)74.1.1.3(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Genthelvite76.2.4.3Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Heulandite subgroup'-
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
Rhodonite
var: Fowlerite
-(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H Chlorophoenicite(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
H Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
H FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HendricksiteK(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H JarosewichiteMn32+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
H JohnbaumiteCa5(AsO4)3OH
H LeucophoeniciteMn72+(SiO4)3(OH)2
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrochroiteMn(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Thorutite(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
BeBeryllium
Be GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AnataseTiO2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O BrookiteTiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O Chlorophoenicite(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
O Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Rhodonite (var: Fowlerite)(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
O FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
O Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
O FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HardystoniteCa2Zn(Si2O7)
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O HematiteFe2O3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O HendricksiteK(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O JarosewichiteMn32+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
O JohnbaumiteCa5(AsO4)3OH
O LeucophoeniciteMn72+(SiO4)3(OH)2
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O PyrochroiteMn(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O RutileTiO2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O Thorutite(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O UraniniteUO2
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O YeatmaniteZn6Mn92+Sb25+(SiO4)4O12
O ZinciteZnO
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
NaSodium
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Mg Chlorophoenicite(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
Mg Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al HendricksiteK(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Rhodonite (var: Fowlerite)(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
Si Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Si FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Si GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Si HardystoniteCa2Zn(Si2O7)
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si HendricksiteK(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si LeucophoeniciteMn72+(SiO4)3(OH)2
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si YeatmaniteZn6Mn92+Sb25+(SiO4)4O12
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
K HendricksiteK(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Rhodonite (var: Fowlerite)(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
Ca HardystoniteCa2Zn(Si2O7)
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca JohnbaumiteCa5(AsO4)3OH
Ca PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ca Thorutite(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Thorutite(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MnManganese
Mn Chlorophoenicite(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
Mn FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
Mn Rhodonite (var: Fowlerite)(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
Mn Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Mn FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Mn JarosewichiteMn32+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
Mn LeucophoeniciteMn72+(SiO4)3(OH)2
Mn PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Mn PyrochroiteMn(OH)2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn YeatmaniteZn6Mn92+Sb25+(SiO4)4O12
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn Chlorophoenicite(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
Zn Rhodonite (var: Fowlerite)(Mn2+,Zn,Ca)SiO3
Zn FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
Zn Franklinphilite(K,Na)4(Mn2+,Mg,Zn)48(Si,Al)72(O,OH)216 · 6H2O
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
Zn GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Zn HardystoniteCa2Zn(Si2O7)
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HendricksiteK(Zn,Mg,Mn2+)3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Zn PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn YeatmaniteZn6Mn92+Sb25+(SiO4)4O12
Zn ZinciteZnO
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As Chlorophoenicite(Mn,Mg)3Zn2(AsO4)(OH,O)6
As FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
As JarosewichiteMn32+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)6
As JohnbaumiteCa5(AsO4)3OH
As LöllingiteFeAs2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
SbAntimony
Sb YeatmaniteZn6Mn92+Sb25+(SiO4)4O12
CeCerium
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb GalenaPbS
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Th Thorutite(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
UUranium
U Thorutite(Th,U,Ca)Ti2(O,OH)6
U UraniniteUO2

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3188605
Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Paragneiss; paragneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 2874051
Franklin Marble

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Franklin Marble

Description: White- to light-gray-weathering, white, grayish-white, or, less commonly pinkish-orange, coarse- to locally fine-crystalline calcite marble with accessory amounts of graphite, phlogopite, chondrodite, clinopyroxene, and serpentine. Contains pods and layers of clinopyroxene-garnet skarn, hornblende skarn, and clinopyroxene-rich rock. Thin layers of metaquartzite occur locally. Intruded by the Mount Eve Granite in the Pochuck Mountain area. Franklin Marble is host to the Franklin and Sterling Hill zinc ore bodies; exploited for talc and asbestiform minerals near Easton, Pennsylvania. Subdivided into an upper marble, "Wildcat marble," and a lower marble, "Franklin marble," by New Jersey Zinc Co. geologists (Hague and others, 1956).

Comments: Metasedimentary Rocks (Middle Proterozoic) Original map source: Dalton, R.F., Herman, G.C., Monteverde, D.H., Pristas, R.S., Sugarman, P.J., and Volkert, R.A., 1999, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Bedrock Geology and Topographic Base Maps of New Jersey: New Jersey Geological Survey CD Series CD 00

Lithology: Major:{marble}, Minor:{skarn,quartzite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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References

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Palache, Charles (1935) USGS Professional Paper 180: 26, 28, 29, 32, 35, 39, 41, 43, 47, 49, 50, 55, 56, 57, 61, 67, 71, 77, 86, 89, 104, 106, 119.
Gordon, S.G. (1951) Brookite Crystals from Franklin, New Jersey: Rocks & Minerals: 26: 510-511.
Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 780.
Casperson, W.C. (1956) Heulandite and Stilbite. Rocks & Minerals: 31: 245. (or (1957), vol. 32).
Albanese, John S. (1967) Chlorophoenicite. Rocks & Minerals: 42: 888-889.
Cook, D.K. (1973) Recent Work on the Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, New Jersey. Mineralogical Record: 4: 62-66.
American Mineralogist (1980) 65: 196-199.
Dunn, Pete J. et al. (1982) Jarosewichite and a related phase: basic manganese arsenates of the chlorophoenicite group from Franklin, New Jersey. American Mineralogist: 67: 1043-1047.
Peters et al. (1983) Minerals of the Buckwheat dolomite, Franklin, New Jersey. Mineralogical Record: 14: 183-194.
Germine, M. (1985) Fibrous Rutile from Franklin, New Jersey. Mineralogical Record: 16: 483-484.
Essene, E.J. and Peacor, D.R. (1987) Petedunnite (CaZnSi2O6), a new zinc clinopyroxene from Franklin, New Jersey, and phase equilibria for zincian pyroxenes. American Mineralogist: 72: 157-166.
Dean, Omar S. (1990) Those rare uraninites from Franklin and Sterling Hill, New Jersey. The Picking Table: 31(2): 7-11.
Dunn, Pete J. et al. (1992) Franklinphilite, the manganese analog of stilpnomelane, from Franklin, New Jersey. Mineralogical Record: 23: 465-468.
Dunn, Pete J. (1995) Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits, Part 3: 363, 369, 414, 436.
Dunn, Pete J. (1995) Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits, Part 4: 465, 470-471, 472, 485, 510, 513, 535, 584, 585, 592, 600, 604-605, 609, 615, 616.
Dunn, Pete J. (1995) Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits, Part 5: 627, 644, 650, 665, 668, 669-670.
Nikischer, T. (1995) The Picking Table: 36(2): 11.
Bearss, G. and Cianciulli, J. (2000) Synchysite-(Y). The Picking Table: 41(2): 17-18.
The Picking Table (2000) 41(2): 20-21 (Thorutite).

Localities in this Region
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USA
  • New Jersey
    • Sussex Co.
      • Franklin mining district
        • Franklin
          • Franklin Mine
            • Buckwheat Pit (Southwest Opening; Buckwheat Mine)

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