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Corundum from
Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum
Formula:Al2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Corundum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Corundum
1.4km (0.9 miles) Hogback Mountain, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) Socrates Corundum Mine (Socrates Asbestos prospect), Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Bad Creek Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Bad Creek Prospect, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) Burnt Rock Mine, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) Brockton Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
6.5km (4.1 miles) Grimshawe Mine, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Jennings No. 2 Asbestos Mine (Whitewater Corundum Mine), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
22.7km (14.1 miles) Chastains Mine, Caney Fork, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
23.9km (14.9 miles) Moores Knob Olivine deposit, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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