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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Ilmenite
Formula:Fe2+TiO3
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 Ilmenite 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 Ilmenite
1.3km (0.8 miles) E. R. Self Mine (Old Neale Mine), Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) Crowders Mountain State Park, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) Ferguson Mine, Kings Mountain Mining District, York Co., South Carolina, USA
27.9km (17.3 miles) Hawkins Branch Cassiterite occurrence (Meadow Creek occurrence), Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
28.7km (17.8 miles) Yates Brooks farm, Lattimore, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
32.9km (20.5 miles) Southern Mine, Kings Mountain Mining District, Cherokee Co., South Carolina, USA
35.1km (21.8 miles) Camp Creek Monazite Placer South Tributary, Gaffney, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) Sarratt Creek Monazite Placer, Gaffney Area, Cherokee Co., South Carolina, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) Hop Creek Rutile Occurrence, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) Northern Tributary Ross Creek Monazite Placer, Gaffney Area, Cherokee Co., South Carolina, USA
 
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