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Vesuvianite from
Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black Lake Mine"), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Amabili, M., Spertini, F., Auguste, M. B., and Bonin, G., (2009) Famous Mineral Localities: The Lac D'Amiante Mine, Back Lake, Thetford Mines, Quebec. Mineralogical Record 40(4) 297-304; László Horváth (p.c., 2003).
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Grossular4 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Grossular at this locality.
Andradite2 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Andradite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black Lake Mine"), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
1.6km (1.0 miles) British Canadian mine (B.C. 1 mine; B.C. 2 mine; Martin mine; Black Lake mine; American mine; Dauville mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
1.7km (1.0 miles) Lambly-Nadeau mine (Victoria mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
2.7km (1.7 miles) Reed-Bélanger mine (Bélanger mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
2.8km (1.7 miles) Union mine (Southwark mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
2.8km (1.7 miles) Caribou pit (Caribou mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
3.6km (2.2 miles) Maple Leaf mine, Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
5.4km (3.4 miles) Hall chrome pit (Hall mine; Thetford quarry), Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
5.4km (3.4 miles) American Chrome pit, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
7.2km (4.5 miles) American Chrome Mines, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
8.7km (5.4 miles) Lac Rond, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
 
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