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Calcite from
Poudrette quarry (De-Mix quarry; Demix quarry; Uni-Mix quarry; Carrière Mont Saint-Hilaire; MSH), Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:tabular, rhombohedral, scalenohedral, botryoidal
Colour:colourless, white, yellow
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:GRICE, J.D. (1989) Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec: Canada's Most Diverse Mineral Locality. In: Famous mineral localities of Canada. Published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited & the National Museum of Natural Sciences, 190 pages: 100-108; 166-175.;
HORVÁTH, L., GAULT, R.A. (1990) The mineralogy of Mont Saint-Hilaire. Mineralogical Record, 21, 281-359.;
JAMBOR, J.L., ROBERTS, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist, 86, 197-200.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Natrolite20 photos of Calcite associated with Natrolite at this locality.
Fluorite17 photos of Calcite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Pyrite17 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Donnayite-(Y)16 photos of Calcite associated with Donnayite-(Y) at this locality.
Strontianite13 photos of Calcite associated with Strontianite at this locality.
Aegirine13 photos of Calcite associated with Aegirine at this locality.
Pyrophanite11 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrophanite at this locality.
Monteregianite-(Y)11 photos of Calcite associated with Monteregianite-(Y) at this locality.
Quartz10 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Epididymite9 photos of Calcite associated with Epididymite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Poudrette quarry (De-Mix quarry; Demix quarry; Uni-Mix quarry; Carrière Mont Saint-Hilaire; MSH), Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
Photo GalleryView Gallery (16 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
11.4km (7.1 miles) Mont Rougemont, Rouville RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
14.7km (9.1 miles) Dulude Quarry (DJL - Carrière Mont-Bruno), Mont Saint Bruno, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Longueuil TE, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
15.8km (9.8 miles) Goyer quarry, Mont Saint Bruno, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Longueuil TE, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
19.5km (12.1 miles) Demix-Varennes quarry, Saint-Amable sill, Varennes & St-Amable, Lajemmerais RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
20.4km (12.7 miles) Route 235 roadcuts, Saint-Pie, Les Maskoutains RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
21.6km (13.4 miles) Boucherville, Lajemmerais RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
27.6km (17.2 miles) Longueuil sill, Longueuil TE, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
29.7km (18.4 miles) Ange Gardien Quarry, Ange Gardien, Rouville RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
31.3km (19.4 miles) Lafarge Montreal East quarry (Carrière Lafarge Montréal-Est; Francon Montréal-Est quarry; Canada Cement quarry), Montréal-Est, Montréal, Québec, Canada
31.6km (19.6 miles) Allaire & Gince Quarry, Granby, La Haute-Yamaska RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
 
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