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Tochilinite from
Cross quarry, Chelsea, Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canada

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Tochilinite
Formula:Fe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
Comments:Associated with bruucite, pyroaurite, and serpentine as it is often found coating them; also pervskite, ludwigite, and magnetite.
Habit:disseminated grains, black bands and crenulations in rock; coatings on brucite, pyroaurite, and serpentine; irregular veinlets in serpentine and calcite, as nodules and flaky or fibrous aggregates, and as small granular masses.
Colour:Black
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tochilinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cross quarry, Chelsea, Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Tochilinite
3.0km (1.9 miles) A Maxwell quarry (Morisson quarry; Maxwell brucite quarry), Wakefield, Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canada
107.7km (66.9 miles) B Golden Lake occurrence, Renfrew Co., Ontario, Canada
155.3km (96.5 miles) C Highway 28 East tourmaline occurrence, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
155.7km (96.7 miles) D York River Skarn (York River Tactite Zone), York River area, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
158.6km (98.6 miles) E Town of Bancroft, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
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