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Corundum from
Shovel Creek Mine, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum
Formula:Al2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey,2005,Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey,Reston,Virginia
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Corundum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shovel Creek Mine, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Corundum
23.6km (14.7 miles) Pressley Sapphire Mine, Canton, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA
25.0km (15.5 miles) Chastains Mine, Caney Fork, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
35.9km (22.3 miles) Bonanza Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
37.0km (23.0 miles) Gregory Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
37.3km (23.2 miles) Cherokee Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) Shuler Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) Arnold Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.2km (23.8 miles) Holbrook Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) Dale and Demkos Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.4km (23.8 miles) Ned Wilson Branch, Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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