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Rhodochrosite from
Travona Mine (Asteroid Mine; Travonia Mine), Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rhodochrosite
Formula:MnCO3
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Manganese at Butte, Montana; J.T. Pardee 1918; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodochrosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Travona Mine (Asteroid Mine; Travonia Mine), Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rhodochrosite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Geneva Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Emma Mine (Ancient Mine; Black Chief Mine), Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Gagnon Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) Star West Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) Elm-Orlu Mine (Elm Mine; Orlu Mine), Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) Berkeley pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) Unnamed Manganese Mine (MRDS - 10019811), Summit Valley Mining District, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) Shonbar Mine, Summit Valley Mining District, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) Tecumseh Mine, Summit Valley Mining District, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
 
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