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Wavellite from
Rorer Mine, Roanoke (City), Virginia, USA

Locality type:Mine
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Rocks & Min.: 20:6; 57:22.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rorer Mine, Roanoke (City), Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
95.6km (59.4 miles) A Kelly Bank mine, Lyndhurst-Vesuvius District, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
118.1km (73.4 miles) B Big Ridge Prospect, Bland Co., Virginia, USA
135.9km (84.4 miles) C North Garden Mine, North Garden, Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
152.4km (94.7 miles) D Piedmont Minerals Company Mine, Hillsborough, Orange Co., North Carolina, USA
164.6km (102.3 miles) E Snow Camp Mine (Holman's Mill Mine), Snow Camp, Alamance Co., North Carolina, USA
175.1km (108.8 miles) F Silver Hill Mine, Silver Hill, Cid District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA
198.1km (123.1 miles) G Kemp Shoun Mine, Butler District, Johnson Co., Tennessee, USA
234.1km (145.5 miles) H Mineral Ridge Mine, Cedar Creek Valley mining district, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA
234.1km (145.5 miles) I Mineral Ridge Mine, Shenandoah Co., Virginia, USA
261.8km (162.7 miles) J Glass Sand Corp. Quarry, Gore, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA
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