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Vesuvianite from
Hall chrome pit (Hall mine; Thetford quarry), Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada

Locality type:Pit
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Poitevin & Graham (1918)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hall chrome pit (Hall mine; Thetford quarry), Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
2.1km (1.3 miles) Maple Leaf mine, Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
2.6km (1.6 miles) Union mine (Southwark mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
3.5km (2.2 miles) American Chrome pit, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
3.9km (2.4 miles) British Canadian mine (B.C. 1 mine; B.C. 2 mine; Martin mine; Black Lake mine; American mine; Dauville mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
4.3km (2.7 miles) Caribou pit (Caribou mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
4.7km (2.9 miles) American Chrome Mines, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
5.0km (3.1 miles) Lac Rond, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
5.4km (3.4 miles) Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black Lake Mine"), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
5.7km (3.5 miles) Reed-Bélanger mine (Bélanger mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
5.9km (3.7 miles) Lambly-Nadeau mine (Victoria mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
 
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