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Chalcocite from
Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcocite
Formula:Cu2S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[Le Cahier des Micromonteurs 1988, 4, p.6-46]
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcocite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcocite
34.6km (21.5 miles) La Verrière (Montchonay), Les Ardillats, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
51.3km (31.9 miles) Font Ferrière Mine, Grezolles, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
52.1km (32.4 miles) Grezolette Mine, Saint-Martin-la-Sauveté, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
62.0km (38.5 miles) La Bombarde, Saint-Romain-d'Urfé, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
65.4km (40.6 miles) Les Rats Mine, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
66.5km (41.3 miles) Charrier Mine, Laprugne, Le Mayet-de-Montagne, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.0km (41.6 miles) La Roche vein, Saint-Ferreol-d'Auroure, Monistrol-sur-Loire, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
69.5km (43.2 miles) 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
79.3km (49.3 miles) Bigay Mine, Lachaux, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
95.6km (59.4 miles) Chizeuil Mine, Chalmoux, Bourbon-Lancy, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
 
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