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Pyrite from
Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:USGS Bulletin 248B (1952)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
6.4km (4.0 miles) A Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
24.8km (15.4 miles) B Cashion Quarry (Vulcan Materials Company), Chesterfield Co., Virginia, USA
42.4km (26.4 miles) C G. S. Dickey Prospect, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Cumberland Co., Virginia, USA
48.5km (30.1 miles) D Greeley Mine (Aye's Mine; Ayres Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
49.4km (30.7 miles) E Baker Mountain Mine, Madisonville, Farmville District, Prince Edward Co., Virginia, USA
49.9km (31.0 miles) F Johnson Mine (Staples Mine), New Canton, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) G Willis Mountain Mine, Sprouses Corner, Farmville District, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.8km (31.6 miles) H Bertha and Edith Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
50.8km (31.6 miles) I Hudgins Mine, New Canton, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.8km (31.6 miles) J Margaret Mine (Terrell Mine), New Canton, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.8km (31.6 miles) K McKenna Mine, New Canton, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
52.3km (32.5 miles) L Rough and Ready Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
52.4km (32.6 miles) M Morton Mine (Hobson Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
52.7km (32.7 miles) N Belzoro Mine (Belzora Mine; Belzow Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
52.8km (32.8 miles) O Duncan Prospect, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.0km (32.9 miles) P Apperson Mine (Leseur's Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.0km (32.9 miles) Q London and Virginia Mine (Eldridge Mine; Project-15-148), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) R Burnett Mine (Staples Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) S Buckingham Mines (Wiseman Mines; incl. Eldridge's Mine; Hesse's Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) T Philadelphia Mine (Allen Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.2km (33.1 miles) U Morgan Mine (Robert Hughes Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
53.2km (33.1 miles) V John Thompson Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
53.5km (33.3 miles) W Williams Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.6km (33.3 miles) X Seay Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.7km (33.4 miles) Y Young American Mine (Gilmer Mine; Gilmore Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
54.9km (34.1 miles) Z Turpin Creek Mine (Gold Tract; Agee Tract), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
55.1km (34.2 miles) 0 Fisher Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
55.1km (34.3 miles) 1 Scotia Mine (Perkins Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
55.5km (34.5 miles) 2 Ford Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
55.6km (34.5 miles) 3 Snead Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
55.7km (34.6 miles) 4 Lightfoot Mine (Cowan Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
56.1km (34.9 miles) 5 Tellurium Vein, Scotia Mine (Perkins Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
56.4km (35.1 miles) 6 Bowles Mine (Boles Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
56.8km (35.3 miles) 7 Cassell's Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) 8 McGloam Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) 9 Moss Mine, Tabscott, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
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