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Calcite from
Beez, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:Cubic or tooth shaped crystals in limestone pockets.
Colour:transparent to white, yellow, orange
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Van Goethem, I., Vercammen, A.C. (1983) Bariet en andere mineralen van Beez. Geonieuws, 8(2) (February 1983), 32-36 (in Dutch).;
Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M., Van Der Meersche, E. (2002) Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Belgium, 304 pages (in French).;
Blondieau, M., Hatert, F., Defoy, M. (2012) Minéralogie de la carrière de Beez, Province de Namur (Belgique). Le Règne Minéral, 104, 5-26.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Marcasite10 photos of Calcite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Dolomite4 photos of Calcite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Quartz4 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Sphalerite3 photos of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Baryte2 photos of Calcite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Pyrobitumen2 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrobitumen at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Calcite associated with Galena at this locality.
Hematite1 photo of Calcite associated with Hematite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Beez, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
Photo GalleryView Gallery (41 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
4.7km (2.9 miles) Dolomies de Marche-Les-Dames quarry, Namêche, Andenne, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
5.1km (3.2 miles) Savena Mine, Vedrin, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
5.3km (3.3 miles) Velaine, Jambes, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
5.3km (3.3 miles) Samson, Thon-Samson, Andenne, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
6.6km (4.1 miles) Vezin, Andenne, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
7.4km (4.6 miles) Sclayn Quarry, Sclayn, Andenne, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
9.2km (5.7 miles) Sclaigneaux slag locality, Andenne, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
9.9km (6.2 miles) Haies-Monet, Landenne, Andenne, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
10.9km (6.8 miles) Lustin, Profondeville, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
11.1km (6.9 miles) Floriffoux mine, Floriffoux, Floreffe, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
 
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