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Marcasite from
Big Bess Mine (M. S. Bess Mine; M. M. Carpenter Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Wilson,W.F and McKenzie, B.J , 1978, Mineral Collecting Sites In North Carolina, Information Circular 24
Mineral Data:Click here to view Marcasite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Big Bess Mine (M. S. Bess Mine; M. M. Carpenter Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Marcasite
14.0km (8.7 miles) Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain Mining District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) Martin Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) Gettys No. 1 Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
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