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Chalcocite from
Chalco Mine, Menzies Bay, Vancouver Island, Nanaimo Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Validity:Believed Valid
References:I.C.L. Webster, G.E. Ray and A.R. Pettipas (1992) An Investigation of Selected Mineralized Skarns in British Columbia. British Columbia Geological Survey Paper 1992I; Jambor, J. L. (1960). Vanadium-bearing interlava sediment from the Campbell River area, British Columbia (Master thesis, University of British Columbia).
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Volborthite1 photo of Chalcocite associated with Volborthite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcocite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chalco Mine, Menzies Bay, Vancouver Island, Nanaimo Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcocite
42.7km (26.5 miles) Mt Washington mine, Comox District, Vancouver Island, Nanaimo Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
64.3km (40.0 miles) H-W mine (Myra Falls), Buttle Lake, Vancouver Island, Alberni Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
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