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

Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Habit:Sceptre
Colour:Colorless
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
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 Based on Photo Data:
Duftite1 photo of Quartz associated with Duftite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Verrière (Montchonay), Les Ardillats, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
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
28.2km (17.5 miles) K Domange, Igé, Mâcon, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
30.6km (19.0 miles) L Gueydon Mine, Regny, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
34.6km (21.5 miles) M Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
37.7km (23.4 miles) N Neaux quarry, Neaux, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
39.1km (24.3 miles) O A89 highway tunnel (La Verrière vein), Violay, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
42.2km (26.2 miles) P Montcellier Mine, Sainte-Colombe-sur-Gand, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
50.9km (31.6 miles) Q Les Rats Mine, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
54.9km (34.1 miles) R Châteaumorand and RN7 slope, Saint-Martin-d'Estréaux, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
58.2km (36.2 miles) S Font Ferrière Mine, Grezolles, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
59.7km (37.1 miles) T Grezolette Mine, Saint-Martin-la-Sauveté, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
59.8km (37.1 miles) U Durelle Mine, Juré, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
63.0km (39.2 miles) V Ruffy quarry, Bellegarde-en-Forez, Saint-Galmier, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
63.1km (39.2 miles) W Charrier Mine, Laprugne, Le Mayet-de-Montagne, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.4km (40.0 miles) X La Bombarde, Saint-Romain-d'Urfé, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.6km (40.1 miles) Y Le Poyet Mine, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.8km (40.2 miles) Z Lagadaillère Mine (BN10), Les Bois-Noirs Mining Claim, Saint-Priest-la-Prugne, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
65.6km (40.7 miles) 0 Le Mas Mine, Saint-Thurin, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
65.7km (40.8 miles) 1 Chizeuil Mine, Chalmoux, Bourbon-Lancy, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
66.0km (41.0 miles) 2 Montcombroux-les-Mines, Vichy, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
66.1km (41.1 miles) 3 Fialin quarry, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.3km (41.8 miles) 4 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) 5 Fumouse, Le Mayet-de-Montagne, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
70.6km (43.9 miles) 6 Bissieux Mine, Saint-Joseph, Rive-de-Gier, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
70.7km (43.9 miles) 7 Châtelperron, Jaligny-sur-Besbre, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
74.2km (46.1 miles) 8 Bigay Mine, Lachaux, Puy-Guillaume, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
74.4km (46.2 miles) 9 Gourniaud Mine, Lachaux, Puy-Guillaume, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
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