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Celestine from
Maybee Quarry (Scofield Quarry; Michigan Stone and Supply Company Quarry; Borin Brothers Quarry; Woolmith Quarry), Maybee, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Celestine
Formula:SrSO4
Habit:Tabular crystals to 20cm
Colour:blue
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 418; Rocks & Minerals: 58: 108.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite11 photos of Celestine associated with Calcite at this locality.
Sulphur6 photos of Celestine associated with Sulphur at this locality.
Strontianite1 photo of Celestine associated with Strontianite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Celestine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Maybee Quarry (Scofield Quarry; Michigan Stone and Supply Company Quarry; Borin Brothers Quarry; Woolmith Quarry), Maybee, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (46 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Celestine
7.9km (4.9 miles) France Stone Co. Quarry (Ida Plant), Grape, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
13.1km (8.2 miles) Ida Quarry, Ida, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
13.6km (8.5 miles) Unnamed quarry, Newport, Berlin Charter Township, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) France Stone Co. Quarry, Monroe, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
19.4km (12.0 miles) Sylvania Minerals (Great Lakes Aggregates Quarry; Sylvania Aggregates Quarry), South Rockwood, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) Enrico Fermi Atomic Energy Plant Quarry, Point aux Peaux (Stony Point), Monroe, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
21.7km (13.5 miles) Ottawa Silica Company Quarry (Rockwood Quarry), Rockwood, Wayne Co., Michigan, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) Holloway Quarry (Rockwood Quarry), Newport, Berlin Charter Township, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
22.4km (13.9 miles) Newport Quarry (Thompson-McCully quarry), Newport, Berlin Charter Township, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
31.1km (19.3 miles) Sibley Quarry, Trenton, Wayne Co., Michigan, USA
 
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