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Beryl from
Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Beryl
Formula:Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Arthur A. Pegau (1932) Pegmatite Deposits of Virginia. Virginia Geological Survey; Bulletin 33.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cassiterite5 photos of Beryl associated with Cassiterite at this locality.
Biotite1 photo of Beryl associated with Biotite at this locality.
Amazonite1 photo of Beryl associated with Amazonite at this locality.
Smoky Quartz1 photo of Beryl associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Beryl data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Beryl
2.8km (1.7 miles) A Ligon No. 1 pegmatite prospect, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) B Pinchbeck No. 1 Mine (Pitchbeck No. 1 Mine; Pinchback Property Mine 63), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) C Jefferson Mine, Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) D Abner Pinchbeck Mine, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) E Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) F Anderson Prospect, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) G Ligon No. 2 Mine, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) H Ligon No. 3 Mine, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) I Farley Mine, Powhatan Co., Virginia, USA
24.3km (15.1 miles) J Herbb No. 1 Mine, Powhatan Co., Virginia, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) K Judes Ferry Farm Mine (Baltzley 3 Mine; Jervey mine), Powhatan Co., Virginia, USA
71.7km (44.6 miles) L Evans Prospect, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
71.8km (44.6 miles) M Crews Prospect (Crews No. 1 & 2 Prospect), Charlotte-Cumberland, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
80.9km (50.3 miles) N Last Mile Mine, Ladysmith, Caroline Co., Virginia, USA
81.2km (50.4 miles) O Edenton Mine, Brokenburg, Spotsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
96.1km (59.7 miles) P Rivanna Reservoir damsite, Carrsbrook, Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
106.2km (66.0 miles) Q Tungsten Queen Mine and plant (Hamme Mine; Haile Mines; Sneed-Walker), Tungsten, Hamme Tungsten District, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA
128.2km (79.7 miles) R Alston Mine, Franklin Co., North Carolina, USA
136.3km (84.7 miles) S Mitchell Mine (Hottinger Mine), Otter Hill, Moneta-Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
175.1km (108.8 miles) T Sue Emma Brown Mine, Chestnut Mountain, Franklin Co., Virginia, USA
176.6km (109.8 miles) U Center Ridge Mine, Chestnut Mountain, Franklin Co., Virginia, USA
177.7km (110.4 miles) V Vicama Mine (Martin Mine), Axton, Axton Pegmatite District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
178.5km (110.9 miles) W Will Rogers Mine, Axton, Axton Pegmatite District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
178.5km (110.9 miles) X Tyler Mine, Axton, Axton Pegmatite District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
204.4km (127.0 miles) Y Kensington Mica Mine (Gilmore Mine; B. H. Warner Mine), Wheaton, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
214.6km (133.4 miles) Z Earth Products Company Mines, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
237.9km (147.8 miles) 0 Henryton, Carroll Co., Maryland, USA
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