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Calcite from
Calumet Mine (Calumet and Hecla Mine; C&H Mine; Shullsburg Mine; Eagle Picher), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley 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 District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
0.8km (0.5 miles) A Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) B Copeland Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) C O'Brien Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) D New Mulcahy Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) E Mulcahy Mine (Trewartha Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.5km (1.6 miles) F B and C Mine (Brown and Croft mine; Brown-Croft mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) G Old Mulcahy Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) H Oakland Level Mine (Brady Mine; McFeeley Level), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) I Coughlin Mine (Murphy Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) J Eagle-Picher Industries Shullsburg Tailing (Shullsburg Tailings; Eagle Picher Industries; Inc.), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) K Galena Level Mine (Butler Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) L James Mine (Mullen Mine; Doyle-Harty Mine; New Harty Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) M Mullen Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.3km (2.0 miles) N Hofer Mine (Boyle Mine; Hardy Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) O New Harty Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) P Moore Level (Little Benny Mine; McPhee Level), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) Q Lucky Hit Mine (New Lucky Hit Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) R New Mullen Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) S Lyne Mine (Winskell No. 4 Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) T Vinegar Hill Blackstone Mine (Blackstone Mine), New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) U Derocher Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) V Andrews Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.9km (3.0 miles) W Ernest and Myers Level, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
4.9km (3.0 miles) X Wipet Mine (New Winskell; Winskell-Peterson; Winskell No. 3), New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.2km (3.2 miles) Y Paquette Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) Z Expansion Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) 0 Winrock Mine (Winskell No. 2; Rock), New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.7km (3.6 miles) 1 Blain and Logan Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) 2 Helena-Roachdale Mine, Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) 3 Old Windkell Mine (Winskell No. 1 Mine), New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
5.9km (3.7 miles) 4 Nip and Tuck Mine (Giles Mine), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) 5 B.A.T. Mine, New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) 6 Booty Mine, New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) 7 Iowa Mine (Imperial; Hoover), Shullsburg area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
6.7km (4.1 miles) 8 Old Cottingham Mine (Cottingham No. 1), New Diggings area mines, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
6.7km (4.1 miles) 9 Rodham Mine, Calamine-Truman-Darlington area, Upper Mississippi Valley District, Lafayette Co., Wisconsin, USA
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