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Calcite from
Calumet Mine (Calumet and Hecla Mine; C&H Mine; Shullsburg Mine; Eagle Picher), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Large complex crystals, sometimes sceptered.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 59:68 & 64:14.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena2 photos of Calcite associated with Galena at this locality.
Sphalerite2 photos of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Marcasite1 photo of Calcite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Calumet Mine (Calumet and Hecla Mine; C&H Mine; Shullsburg Mine; Eagle Picher), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (6 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) Copeland Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) O'Brien Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) New Mulcahy Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Mulcahy Mine (Trewartha Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.5km (1.6 miles) B and C Mine (Brown and Croft mine; Brown-Croft mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Old Mulcahy Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Oakland Level Mine (Brady Mine; McFeeley Level), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Coughlin Mine (Murphy Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) Little Giant Mine (Drybones diggings), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley Mining District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
 
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