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Calcite from
La Sambre Quarry, Landelies, Montigny-le-Tilleul, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:Croisez, M. (2012): La cristallographie de la Calcite a la carriere des Calcaires de la Sambre a Landelies, Hainaut, Belgique. Association des Micro-Monteurs de Mineraux de Montigny-le-Tilluil (4M ASBL), 97 pp
Colour:Yellow, brown, colourless, white, amber, green
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Croisez, M. (2012): La cristallographie de la Calcite a la carriere des Calcaires de la Sambre a Landelies, Hainaut, Belgique. Association des Micro-Monteurs de Mineraux de Montigny-le-Tilluil (4M ASBL), 97 pp
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite5 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Marcasite2 photos of Calcite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Sambre Quarry, Landelies, Montigny-le-Tilleul, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
2.9km (1.8 miles) A Gralex Quarry (Pont-à-Nôle quarry), Mont-sur-Marchienne, Charleroi, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
6.9km (4.3 miles) B Terril de la cokerie slag locality, Anderlues, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
8.8km (5.5 miles) C Solvay quarry, Couillet, Charleroi, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
9.7km (6.1 miles) D Morlanwelz (Mariemont), Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
11.3km (7.0 miles) E Bouffioulx, Châtelet, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
21.1km (13.1 miles) F Aisemont 2 quarry, Aisemont, Fosses-la-Ville, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
21.2km (13.2 miles) G Marche-lez-Écausinnes, Écaussinnes, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
21.4km (13.3 miles) H Les Petons quarry, Yves-Gomezée, Walcourt, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
23.7km (14.7 miles) I Écaussinnes, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
24.9km (15.5 miles) J Mazy, Gembloux, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
25.0km (15.5 miles) K Tellier-des-Prés, Soignies, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
25.6km (15.9 miles) L Lepoivre quarry, Biesmerée, Mettet, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
27.2km (16.9 miles) M Gauthier-Wincqz, Soignies, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
28.6km (17.7 miles) N Denée, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
29.2km (18.2 miles) O Le Hainaut Quarry, Soignies, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
29.4km (18.3 miles) P Sautour, Philippeville, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
29.9km (18.6 miles) Q Maredret, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
30.9km (19.2 miles) R Maredsous, Denée, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
31.7km (19.7 miles) S Roly, Philippeville, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
32.0km (19.9 miles) T Villers-en-Fagne, Philippeville, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
32.2km (20.0 miles) U Clypot Quarry, Neufvilles, Soignies, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
32.5km (20.2 miles) V Bioul, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
33.0km (20.5 miles) W Rhisnes, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
33.2km (20.7 miles) X Porphyry quarries, Quenast, Rebecq, Walloon Brabant, Wallonia, Belgium
34.8km (21.6 miles) Y Warnant quarry, Salet, Warnant, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
35.0km (21.7 miles) Z Moulin de Floye quarry, Haut-le-Wastia, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
36.2km (22.5 miles) 0 Lompret quarry, Lompret, Chimay, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
36.4km (22.6 miles) 1 Frasnes quarry, Frasnes, Couvin, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
37.0km (23.0 miles) 2 Limestone quarry, Limont-Fontaine, Maubeuge, Nord, Hauts-de-French, France
37.2km (23.1 miles) 3 Lustin, Profondeville, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
37.3km (23.2 miles) 4 Porphyry quarry, Bierghes, Rebecq, Walloon Brabant, Wallonia, Belgium
37.4km (23.3 miles) 5 Savena Mine, Vedrin, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
37.6km (23.3 miles) 6 Terril Charbon de Marcasse slag locality, Warquignies, Mons, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
38.3km (23.8 miles) 7 Onhaye, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
38.4km (23.8 miles) 8 La Couvinoise quarry, Couvin, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
38.7km (24.0 miles) 9 Vedrin, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
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