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Baryte from
Silver Hill Mine, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Mining District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Baryte
Formula:BaSO4
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Small beige to white bladed crystals of barite associated with small quartz crystals have been found in the past but very rare. One that I found decades ago now in the Kenny Gay collection. Steve Adams
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Baryte data
Locality Data:Click here to view Silver Hill Mine, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Mining District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Baryte
9.5km (5.9 miles) Silver Valley Mine (Spring Valley Mine), Silver Valley, Cid Mining District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA
26.3km (16.4 miles) Union Copper Mine, Gold Hill Mining District, Rowan Co., North Carolina, USA
27.6km (17.1 miles) Whitney Mine (McMackin Mine; McMakin Mine), Gold Hill Mining District, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
47.4km (29.5 miles) Furniss Mine, Concord, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
47.5km (29.5 miles) Propst Mine (Nash; Heglar), Charlotte Belt, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
48.6km (30.2 miles) Phoenix Mine (Vanderburg Mine; Miami mine), Concord, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
49.3km (30.6 miles) Northern shaft, Tucker Mine (California Mine), Carolina Slate Belt, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
49.3km (30.6 miles) Northern Shaft, Tucker Mine (California Mine), Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
49.6km (30.8 miles) Southern shaft, Tucker Mine (California Mine), Carolina Slate Belt, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
59.5km (37.0 miles) Cosby's Mine (Crosby Mine; Poplan), Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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