SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Calcite from
Bridalveil Falls (Bridal Veil Falls), Spearfish Canyon, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA

Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bridalveil Falls (Bridal Veil Falls), Spearfish Canyon, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
8.3km (5.2 miles) Wharf Mine, Bald Mountain Mining District (Portland Mining District), Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Grants Mine (Hidden Fortune Mine; Sula claim; Brunnett claim; St. Patrick claim; Swamp Eagle claim; Bingham claim; Grant Reddy claim; Iowa claim; Golden Crown claim), Lead Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Homestake Mine, Lead, Lead Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) Ross Hannibal Mine (North Star Mine; Hannibal Mine; and Mikado Mine), Lead Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
12.9km (8.0 miles) Pluma, Lead Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
13.8km (8.6 miles) Route 85, Deadwood, Galena Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
15.3km (9.5 miles) Denis Henault claim, Strawberry Creek, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
33.2km (20.6 miles) Crystal Cave (Bethlehem Cave), Meade Co., South Dakota, USA
34.2km (21.2 miles) Wonderland Cave, Meade Co., South Dakota, USA
45.5km (28.3 miles) Stagebarn Caverns, Meade Co., South Dakota, USA
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: October 14, 2019 04:34:45
Go to top of page