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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Blue Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wilson,W.F and McKenzie, B.J , 1978, Mineral Collecting Sites In North Carolina, Information Circular 24
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Blue Quartz 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 Blue Quartz
42.9km (26.7 miles) Bowman Mine, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
45.6km (28.3 miles) Smithwick Prospect, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
47.5km (29.5 miles) County Home Prospect, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
49.6km (30.8 miles) Drum Mine, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
51.4km (32.0 miles) Hefner Mine, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
68.2km (42.4 miles) North Star Mine, Polk Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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