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

Validity:Believed Valid
References:USGS Bulletin 248B (1952)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Albite2 photos of Schorl associated with Albite at this locality.
Monazite-(Ce)1 photo of Schorl associated with Monazite-(Ce) at this locality.
Muscovite1 photo of Schorl associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Schorl data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Schorl
2.8km (1.7 miles) A Ligon No. 1 pegmatite prospect, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) B Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) C Moss Mine, Tabscott, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
78.0km (48.5 miles) D Sulphur Mine (Crenshaw Mine; Victoria Furnace Mine), Mineral, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
79.5km (49.4 miles) E Allah Cooper Mine (Alley-Cooper Mine; Ali Cooper Mine; Valcooper Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
84.2km (52.3 miles) F Trego Quarry, Greensville Co., Virginia, USA
99.9km (62.1 miles) G Randolph Prospect, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Spotsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
100.1km (62.2 miles) H Boxley Quarry (Mt. Athos Quarry), Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
113.7km (70.7 miles) I United States Mines (Welford Mine), Rappahannock River, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Spotsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
143.8km (89.4 miles) J Cabin Branch Mine (Dumfries Mine), Dumfries, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
176.0km (109.4 miles) K Harston Mine (Hairston Mine), Axton, Henry Co., Virginia, USA
182.5km (113.4 miles) L Nello Teer Crabtree Creek Quarry (Superior Stone Quarry; Crabtree Quarry; Nello Teer Quarry), Raleigh, Wake Co., North Carolina, USA
186.6km (116.0 miles) M District of Columbia (Washington D.C.), USA
191.3km (118.9 miles) N Maryland Mine (Allen shaft), Potomac, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
204.4km (127.0 miles) O Kensington Mica Mine (Gilmore Mine; B. H. Warner Mine), Wheaton, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
214.6km (133.4 miles) P Earth Products Company Mines, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
232.2km (144.3 miles) Q O'Connor Farm Quarries, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
236.1km (146.7 miles) R Arlington No. 1 Quarry, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
236.3km (146.8 miles) S Arlington No. 2 Quarry, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
237.0km (147.3 miles) T Fagan Quarries, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
239.9km (149.1 miles) U Hilton Quarry, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA
241.9km (150.3 miles) V Woodberry Quarry, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
244.3km (151.8 miles) W Jones Falls Quarries, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
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