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Willemite from
Trotter Mine (Lehigh Mine; Trotter Shaft; Trotter Dump), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Willemite
Formula:Zn2SiO4
Comments:Occurs abundantly throughout the locality within the Franklin orebody.
Colour:Colorless, gray, apple-green, burgundy-red, black, dark gray, yellow
Luminescent properties:Bright green (SW); dull green (LW)
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache(1935):85-86.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Bementite4 photos of Willemite associated with Bementite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Willemite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Trotter Mine (Lehigh Mine; Trotter Shaft; Trotter Dump), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Willemite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) B Hamburg Mine (Hamburg Road Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) C Taylor Mine, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) D Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.4km (0.3 miles) E Taylor Road dumps, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) F Buckwheat dump mineral collecting site, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) G Parker Shaft (Parker Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) H Mill site dump, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) I Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) J Passaic pit (Marshall Mine; Passaic Mine), Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
17.3km (10.8 miles) K Sulphur Hill Mine (Sulfur Hill Mine), Andover Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) L Andover Iron Mine, Andover Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) M Hackensack, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
90.4km (56.2 miles) N Palmerton zinc smelter slag locality, Palmerton, Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon Co., Pennsylvania, USA
149.2km (92.7 miles) O Copper Valley Mine (Bellamy's Mine), Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
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