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Emerald from
Turner Mine, Lawndale, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Beryl var: Emerald
Formula:Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Habit:Largest crystal was 2.5 cm
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.; :American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933 pp 148-159; USGS Bull 1042G
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Emerald data
Locality Data:Click here to view Turner Mine, Lawndale, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Emerald
18.8km (11.7 miles) Plantation Emerald Mine (Old Plantation Mine; Turner Mine; Tarper Mine), Shelby, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) Unnamed Emerald occurrence GL-032, Gaffney, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
19.4km (12.1 miles) Unnamed Emerald occurrence GL-033, Gaffney, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
26.5km (16.5 miles) Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain Mining District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
31.2km (19.4 miles) Joel Walker Beryl Prospect, South Mountain Mining District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
66.4km (41.3 miles) Stony Point, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
68.1km (42.3 miles) Adams Hiddenite and Emerald Mine (Alexander prospect; Abernathy prospect; Hiddenite Mine; Warren Mine; Turner Mine), Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
68.9km (42.8 miles) Emerald Valley Mine, Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
69.3km (43.1 miles) Ellis Mine, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
69.8km (43.4 miles) Grassy Creek Mine, Grassy Creek, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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