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Fluorite from
La Verrière (Montchonay), Les Ardillats, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Habit:Cube
Colour:Pale grey
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Favreau G., Legris J-R., Dardillac M. (1996), La Verrière (Rhône): Histoire et Minéralogie, Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°3, pp:3-28
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Bayldonite
Beudantite
Duftite
Mimetite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Verrière (Montchonay), Les Ardillats, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
3.7km (2.3 miles) A Les Valettes Mine (Le Golet; Grange; Moret), Les Ardillats, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
5.7km (3.5 miles) B Propières, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
5.9km (3.7 miles) C Creuzeval Quarry, Saint-Didier-sur-Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
6.8km (4.2 miles) D Nuizière (Nuissière Mine), Chenelette, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
7.0km (4.4 miles) E Chanrion mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
7.6km (4.8 miles) F Bouillé, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
8.1km (5.0 miles) G Longefay mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
8.9km (5.6 miles) H Monterniers Mines, Lantignié, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
16.4km (10.2 miles) I Manganese deposit, Romanèche-Thorens, La Chapelle-de-Guinchay, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
25.2km (15.6 miles) J Sibert, Marnand, Amplepuis, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
37.7km (23.4 miles) K Neaux quarry, Neaux, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
54.9km (34.1 miles) L Châteaumorand and RN7 slope, Saint-Martin-d'Estréaux, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
58.2km (36.2 miles) M Font Ferrière Mine, Grezolles, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
59.7km (37.1 miles) N Grezolette Mine, Saint-Martin-la-Sauveté, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
59.8km (37.1 miles) O Durelle Mine, Juré, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
63.0km (39.2 miles) P Ruffy quarry, Bellegarde-en-Forez, Saint-Galmier, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.6km (40.1 miles) Q Le Poyet Mine, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
66.1km (41.1 miles) R Fialin quarry, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.3km (41.8 miles) S Le Limouzat Mine (incl. Le Limouzat Quarry; BN3; BN5; BN6), Les Bois-Noirs Mining Claim, Saint-Priest-la-Prugne, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.8km (42.1 miles) T Fumouse, Le Mayet-de-Montagne, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
83.8km (52.1 miles) U Grand Filon, La Terrasse-sur-Dorlay, La Grand-Croix, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
86.3km (53.6 miles) V Chavanol Mine, Doizieux, La Grand-Croix, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
90.8km (56.4 miles) W Les Rompas, Châtillon forest, Villapourçon, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
90.8km (56.4 miles) X Le Prabis, Châtillon Forest, Villapourçon, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
92.3km (57.4 miles) Y Les Molérats Mine, Saint-Prix, Saint-Léger-sous-Beuvray, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
92.5km (57.5 miles) Z Maine Mine, Cordesse, Lucenay-l'Evêque, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
96.1km (59.7 miles) 0 Voltennes mine, La Petite-Verrière, Lucenay-l'Evêque, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
99.1km (61.6 miles) 1 Les Lambois, Eteize, Savas, Serrières, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
99.5km (61.9 miles) 2 Grand Filon, Eteize, Savas, Serrières, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
99.8km (62.0 miles) 3 La Raze, Eteize, Savas, Serrières, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
106.7km (66.3 miles) 4 Vensat, Aigueperse, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
107.9km (67.1 miles) 5 Les Chaumottes mine, L'Huis-St Jacques, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
108.9km (67.7 miles) 6 Trevas quarry, Les Villettes, Monistrol-sur-Loire, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
112.7km (70.0 miles) 7 Outeloup, Grandry, Dun sur Grandry, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
114.2km (71.0 miles) 8 Alligny en Morvan, Château-Chinon, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
114.3km (71.1 miles) 9 Vaussegré, Dun sur Grandry, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
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