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Mitridatite from
Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Formula:Ca2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Validity:Believed Valid
References:King, V. T. and Foord, E. E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, Descriptive Mineralogy, volume 1, Maine Geological Survey, Augusta, Maine, USA, pp. 418 + 88 plates.
"Maine Mineral Localites, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al. , 1998; Mineralogical Record 22:382
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Lepidolite1 photo of Mitridatite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mitridatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Mitridatite
2.9km (1.8 miles) A Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
18.6km (11.6 miles) B Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
24.9km (15.4 miles) C Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
26.0km (16.2 miles) D Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.3km (22.6 miles) E Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) F Bell pit, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.5km (22.7 miles) G Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries (includes former Crooker Quarry; Blue Pit; Plumbago Prospects; Grand Canyon prospect; Martin Prospect; Big Blue Prospect; Vandelight Ledge Prospect; Stanley Prospect; several unnamed prospects), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.5km (22.7 miles) H Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) I Black Mountain Quarry (Black Mountain pegmatite), Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) J Lord Hill Quarry (Lord Hill Mine), Stoneham, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
127.1km (79.0 miles) K Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
127.3km (79.1 miles) L Palermo No. 2 mine, Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
202.3km (125.7 miles) M Chickering Mine, Walpole, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
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