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Calcite from
Sweetwater Mine (Milliken Mine; Frank R. Milliken; Blair Creek; Ozark Lead Company Mine; Adair Creek; Logan Creek), Ellington, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:If only these perched doubly terminated xls were water clear like the Big Rig specimens
Habit:Hexagonal prisms with simple rhomb terminations to 7 cm
Colour:slight yellowish white
Luminescent properties:SW- dull orange; MW- magenta-pink; LW- dull orange
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1993) 88:957-960
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chalcopyrite190 photos of Calcite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Galena141 photos of Calcite associated with Galena at this locality.
Dolomite128 photos of Calcite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Pyrite72 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz53 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Marcasite24 photos of Calcite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Muscovite6 photos of Calcite associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Sphalerite3 photos of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Malachite2 photos of Calcite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Hematite2 photos of Calcite associated with Hematite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sweetwater Mine (Milliken Mine; Frank R. Milliken; Blair Creek; Ozark Lead Company Mine; Adair Creek; Logan Creek), Ellington, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
12.4km (7.7 miles) A Fletcher Mine, West Fork, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) B West Fork Mine, West Fork, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) C Brushy Creek Mine, Greeley, Viburnum Trend District, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
20.5km (12.7 miles) D Ellington, Reynolds Co., Missouri, USA
27.4km (17.0 miles) E Buick Mine (Amax Buick Mine; Moloc Mine), Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
27.4km (17.0 miles) F Casey Mine, Shannon Co., Missouri, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) G Slater Mine, Shannon Co., Missouri, USA
29.1km (18.1 miles) H Eminence Quarry, Eminence, Shannon Co., Missouri, USA
29.8km (18.5 miles) I Thorny Mountain Mine (Rocky Creek; Norris; Seaman No. 1 Mine), Shannon Co., Missouri, USA
31.3km (19.4 miles) J Magmont Mine, Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
31.3km (19.4 miles) K Horner Mountain Mine, Shannon Co., Missouri, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) L Casteel Mine (Viburnum No. 35 Mine), Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
33.6km (20.9 miles) M Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
39.5km (24.5 miles) N Viburnum No. 28 Mine, Viburnum, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
39.6km (24.6 miles) O Viburnum area, Viburnum Trend District, Washington Co., Missouri, USA
39.8km (24.7 miles) P Magmont West Mine, Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
39.8km (24.7 miles) Q St Joseph Lead Mine, Viburnum, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
41.7km (25.9 miles) R Annapolis Mine, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) S Viburnum No. 27 Mine, Crawford Co., Missouri, USA
44.4km (27.6 miles) T Viburnum No. 29 Mine, Viburnum Trend District, Washington Co., Missouri, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) U Camels Hump (Czar Knob), Crawford Co., Missouri, USA
52.4km (32.6 miles) V Sheahan Quarry, Graniteville, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
52.8km (32.8 miles) W Thompson Mine, Crawford Co., Missouri, USA
53.8km (33.4 miles) X Pilot Knob Quarry, Pilot Knob, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
54.4km (33.8 miles) Y Pilot Knob Mine (Pilot Knob Pellet Company Mine/plant), Pilot Knob, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
55.2km (34.3 miles) Z Palmer Mines (Fourche-a-Cortois), Washington Co., Missouri, USA
56.7km (35.3 miles) 0 Dry Bone Shaft, Washington Co., Missouri, USA
56.7km (35.3 miles) 1 Jumbo Shaft, Crawford Co., Missouri, USA
56.9km (35.4 miles) 2 Kellogg Shaft, Washington Co., Missouri, USA
58.2km (36.2 miles) 3 Iron Mountain Mine, Iron Mountain, Iron Township, St. Francois Co., Missouri, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) 4 Coldwater, Wayne Co., Missouri, USA
66.3km (41.2 miles) 5 Cherry Valley Mines (Cherry Valley No.1 and 2), Steelville, Crawford Co., Missouri, USA
71.9km (44.6 miles) 6 Doe Run Mines (Mitchell Tract), Leadwood District, St. Francois Co., Missouri, USA
72.3km (44.9 miles) 7 Powell prospect, Crawford Co., Missouri, USA
74.3km (46.2 miles) 8 Washington County Aggregates Quarry, Potosi, Potosi Barite District, Washington Co., Missouri, USA
74.4km (46.3 miles) 9 Milchem Mine, Washington Co., Missouri, USA
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