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Taylor Mine, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey, USAi
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Franklin MineMine
Franklin- not defined -
Franklin Mining DistrictMining District
Sussex CountyCounty
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 6' 53'' North , 74° 35' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Franklin4,855 (2017)1.0km
Ogdensburg2,286 (2017)3.7km
Hamburg3,155 (2017)4.4km
Sparta19,722 (2018)10.0km
Sussex2,043 (2017)10.7km


The original mine opening at the northern extreme of the East vein outcrop of the Franklin orebody. This locality is within the Franklin Mining District.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Description: Occurs in ore in the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Palache(1935):128.
Bostwickite (TL)
Formula: CaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
Type Locality:
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Dunn & Leavens(1983); Mineralogical Magazine:47:387-389; Dunn(1995):Pt4:498.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:498.
Franklinite
Formula: Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Occurs in ore in the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Palache(1935):47; Dunn(1995):Pt4:498.
Friedelite
Formula: Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Palache(1935):89.
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:595.
Kittatinnyite (TL)
Formula: Ca2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
Type Locality:
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Dunn & Peacor, Am Min.:68:1029-1032 (1983); Dunn(1995):Pt4:497.
Manganosite
Formula: MnO
Fluorescence: None.
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Palache(1935):37.
Schallerite
Formula: Mn2+16As3Si12O36(OH)17
Reference: Dunn(1995):Pt4:481.
Sussexite
Formula: Mn2+BO2(OH)
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Palache(1935):127.
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Description: Occurs in ore within the Franklin orebody.
Reference: Palache(1935):86.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Franklinite4.BB.05Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Manganosite4.AB.25MnO
Group 6 - Borates
Sussexite6.BA.15Mn2+BO2(OH)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Bostwickite (TL)9.HC.10CaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
Friedelite9.EE.10Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Kittatinnyite (TL)9.AG.35Ca2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
Schallerite9.EE.15Mn2+16As3Si12O36(OH)17
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Manganosite4.2.1.3MnO
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Franklinite7.2.2.4Zn2+Fe3+2O4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Diborates
Sussexite25.2.1.1Mn2+BO2(OH)
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Kittatinnyite (TL)52.4.1.3Ca2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
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
Schallerite72.4.1a.3Mn2+16As3Si12O36(OH)17
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Bostwickite (TL)78.7.1.1CaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BostwickiteCaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
H KittatinnyiteCa2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
H FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
H SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
H SchalleriteMn162+As3Si12O36(OH)17
BBoron
B SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
OOxygen
O BostwickiteCaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
O KittatinnyiteCa2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
O FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
O ManganositeMnO
O SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O SchalleriteMn162+As3Si12O36(OH)17
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si BostwickiteCaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
Si KittatinnyiteCa2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
Si FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si SchalleriteMn162+As3Si12O36(OH)17
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
ClChlorine
Cl FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
CaCalcium
Ca BostwickiteCaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
Ca KittatinnyiteCa2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
MnManganese
Mn BostwickiteCaMn6Si3O16 · 7H2O
Mn KittatinnyiteCa2Mn2Mn(SiO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
Mn FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Mn ManganositeMnO
Mn SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
Mn SchalleriteMn162+As3Si12O36(OH)17
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
FeIron
Fe FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
ZnZinc
Zn FrankliniteZn2+Fe23+O4
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
AsArsenic
As SchalleriteMn162+As3Si12O36(OH)17
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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Palache, Charles (1935), USGS Professional Paper 180: 37, 47, 86, 89, 127, 128.
Dunn, Pete J. & Leavens (1983), Mineralogical Magazine: 47: 387-389.
Dunn, Pete J. & Peacor (1983), American Mineralogist: 68: 1029-1032.
Dunn, Pete J. (1995), Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits, Part 4: 481, 497, 498, 595.

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