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Quartz from
Rootbeer Pegmatite, Delmoe Lake area, Boulder Batholith, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA

Locality type:Diggings
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Formation:Primary
Comments:Morion (Smokey) Quartz, deep black hexagonal crystals
Habit:Hexagonal
Colour:Black
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Ryan Sweeney Collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rootbeer Pegmatite, Delmoe Lake area, Boulder Batholith, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.8km (1.1 miles) A Big Chief Mine, Pipestone District, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) B Beehive #1 pegmatite, Goldflint Mountain, Boulder Batholith, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) C Beehive #3 pegmatite, Goldflint Mountain, Boulder Batholith, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) D Nellie-Mascot Group, Homestake District, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
5.2km (3.2 miles) E Niki Mine (Nikki Mine; Lonnie Stevens Mine), Pipestone District, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) F Lotta Tunnel, Cataract District (Comet District; Basin District), Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) G Homestake Mine, McQueen, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) H Ida Mine, Silver Bow Park, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) I Altona Mine, Silver Bow Park, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) J Sarsfield Mine (Scarfield Mine), East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) K Bertha Mine, Silver Bow Park, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) L Continental pit (Continental East pit; East Berkeley pit), Silver Bow Park, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
10.4km (6.4 miles) M Northwestern Mine (Northwest Mine), East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) N Atlantic Mine, Walkerville, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) O J.I.C. Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) P Otisco Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Q Lizzie Mine (Hayes Mine), Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) R Colorado Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) S Green Copper Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) T Smokehouse Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) U Moniter Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) V Geyman Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) W Reins Copper Company Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) X Six O'Clock Mine, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Y Colleen Bawn Mine, Silver Bow Park, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Z Sinbad Mine, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) 0 Schieitzer-Monitor Tunnel, East Ridge, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) 1 Silver King Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) 2 Ella Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) 3 Burlington Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) 4 Kelley Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) 5 Silver Bell Mine, Whitetail District, Jefferson Co., Montana, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) 6 Leonard Mine, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) 7 East Colusa Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) 8 Harrington Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
12.5km (7.7 miles) 9 Tramway Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte District (Summit Valley District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
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