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Wavellite from
National Limestone Quarry #2, Lime Ridge, Mount Pleasant Mills, Perry Township, Snyder Co., Pennsylvania, USA

Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Habit:Hemispherical aggregates
Colour:Off-white to pastel green
Validity:Believed Valid
References:K. Cabaniss & L.E. Kearns (2011) The 38th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 14-17, 2011, lecture abstracts, page 13.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz4 photos of Wavellite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view National Limestone Quarry #2, Lime Ridge, Mount Pleasant Mills, Perry Township, Snyder Co., Pennsylvania, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
9.7km (6.0 miles) A Kreamer, Snyder Co., Pennsylvania, USA
63.2km (39.2 miles) B W.L. Newman Phosphate Mine, East Waterford, Lack Township, Juniata Co., Pennsylvania, USA
67.5km (41.9 miles) C Perulack, Lack Township, Juniata Co., Pennsylvania, USA
70.7km (43.9 miles) D Moores Mill, Mount Holly Springs, Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania, USA
80.2km (49.8 miles) E Interstate 99 Skytop roadcut, Skytop, State College, Centre Co., Pennsylvania, USA
101.2km (62.9 miles) F Blandon, Maidencreek Township, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, USA
126.6km (78.7 miles) G Peach Bottom Township, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA
141.9km (88.1 miles) H General Trimble's Mine, East Whiteland Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
144.0km (89.5 miles) I Bachman Mine, Hellertown, Lower Saucon Township, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA
197.9km (123.0 miles) J Glass Sand Corp. Quarry, Gore, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA
225.6km (140.2 miles) K Mineral Ridge Mine, Cedar Creek Valley mining district, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA
225.6km (140.2 miles) L Mineral Ridge Mine, Shenandoah Co., Virginia, USA
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