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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Zircon
Formula:Zr(SiO4)
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 Zircon 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 Zircon
1.3km (0.8 miles) E. R. Self Mine (Old Neale Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
8.3km (5.1 miles) LCA Mine (Lithium Corporation of America Mine), Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain Mining District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) The Pinnacle Kyanite Prospects, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
17.6km (10.9 miles) Will Knox Sillimanite Property, Kings Mountain Mining District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) Shelby Quarry, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
23.9km (14.8 miles) Henry Knob Mine, Kings Mountain Mining District, York Co., South Carolina, USA
26.6km (16.5 miles) Clover Quarry (Blythe Brothers), York Co., South Carolina, USA
27.9km (17.3 miles) Hawkins Branch Cassiterite occurrence (Meadow Creek occurrence), Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
35.1km (21.8 miles) Camp Creek Monazite Placer South Tributary, Gaffney, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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