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Jamesonite from
Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Jamesonite
Formula:Pb4FeSb6S14
Comments:This material has been sold as Bismuthinite, Boulangerite and Galenobismutite, but it x-rays as jamesonite.
Habit:Needles to 2 cm
Colour:grey
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ottens, B., and Cook, R.B. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 46-57; Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14; Ottens, B. (2011): Lapis 36(9), 27-33; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite20 photos of Jamesonite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Quartz14 photos of Jamesonite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Stannite11 photos of Jamesonite associated with Stannite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite10 photos of Jamesonite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Bournonite9 photos of Jamesonite associated with Bournonite at this locality.
Mica Group3 photos of Jamesonite associated with Mica Group at this locality.
Arsenopyrite2 photos of Jamesonite associated with Arsenopyrite at this locality.
Muscovite2 photos of Jamesonite associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Jamesonite associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Ferberite1 photo of Jamesonite associated with Ferberite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jamesonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
Nearest other occurrences of Jamesonite
20.4km (12.7 miles) A Shizhuyuan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
66.9km (41.5 miles) B Fankou Mine, Renhua Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
78.4km (48.7 miles) C Xianghualing Mine (Hsianghualing Mine), Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field, Linwu Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
260.1km (161.6 miles) D Longshan Mine, Xinshao Co., Shaoyang, Hunan, China
275.4km (171.1 miles) E Baiyunpu Pb-Zn deposit, Beita District, Shaoyang, Hunan, China
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