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Ruby from
Grimshawe Mine, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum var: Ruby
Formula:Al2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Richard James Jacquot,Jr.2003,Rock,Gem,and Mineral Collecting Sites In Western North Carolina, pg # 144; American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sapphire2 photos of Ruby associated with Sapphire at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ruby data
Locality Data:Click here to view Grimshawe Mine, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Ruby
27.1km (16.8 miles) Mincey Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
36.0km (22.4 miles) Franklin, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.2km (23.8 miles) Gregory Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.4km (23.9 miles) Jones Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.5km (23.9 miles) Cherokee Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.7km (24.1 miles) Shuler Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
38.9km (24.1 miles) Holbrook Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
39.0km (24.2 miles) Arnold Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
39.4km (24.5 miles) Bonanza Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
39.5km (24.5 miles) Dale and Demkos Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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