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Hematite from
Canal Tunnel Hematite Magnetite Prospect (Part of Prospecting In Riverville Mines System; Pl; 2 No. 144.; Known As Canal Tunnel; Riverville Hematite Mine Espenshade 1954), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA

Locality type:Prospect
Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
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 Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Canal Tunnel Hematite Magnetite Prospect (Part of Prospecting In Riverville Mines System; Pl; 2 No. 144.; Known As Canal Tunnel; Riverville Hematite Mine Espenshade 1954), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
0.9km (0.6 miles) Riverville Hematite Mines (Divestone Ridge Hematite Mines), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Riverville Hematite Mines (Dyestone Ridge Hematite Mines - Gardenfield Tunnel), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Unnamed Tunnels; Open Cuts & Shafts (MRDS - 10084452), Allens Creek, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
2.5km (1.6 miles) Bible Ridge Hematite Mine (Megisson), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
3.0km (1.8 miles) Bible Ridge North Hematite Mine, James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba Mining District, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) Hart Tunnel, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) Greenway Mines and Church Tunnel, Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) Moore Mine (Wreck Island Creek Mine), Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA
8.6km (5.4 miles) Lewis Tunnel and Price Shaft, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
9.4km (5.9 miles) Ice Cliff Tunnel et al., Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
 
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