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Calcite from
McGregor Quarry, Anderdon Township, Essex County, Ontario, Canada

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:tufts, cleavable masses, and xls
Colour:white, colourless
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view McGregor Quarry, Anderdon Township, Essex County, Ontario, Canada
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31.8km (19.8 miles) Unnamed quarry, Newport, Berlin Charter Township, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
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