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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum var: Sapphire
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
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Corundum8 photos of Sapphire associated with Corundum at this locality.
Ruby2 photos of Sapphire associated with Ruby at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sapphire data
Locality Data:Click here to view Grimshawe Mine, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (13 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Sapphire
27.1km (16.8 miles) Mincey Mine, 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
39.5km (24.5 miles) Dale and Demkos Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
39.8km (24.7 miles) Caler Creek Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
40.0km (24.9 miles) Yukon Ruby Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
40.1km (24.9 miles) Jacobs Ruby Mine, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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