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Edingtonite from
Ice River Alkaline Complex, Golden Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada

Locality type:Complex
Classification
Species:Edingtonite
Formula:Ba[Al2Si3O10] · 4H2O
Habit:equant crystals,
Colour:Beige, white to clear, translucent to transparent, some color-zoned
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Edingtonite and Natrolite from Ice river, British Columbia, Grice, Gault, 1981; Mineralogical Record 12 221-226; Zeolites of the World, R. Tschernich, 1992 (142,143,360,361); Jennifer Pell (1994) Carbonatites, Nepheline Syenites, Kimberlites and Related Rocks in British Columbia. Brithish Columbia Ministry of Energy Bulletin 88.; Canadian Mineralogist Vol.22, pp. 253-258 (1984)
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Aegirine
Analcime
Ancylite-(Ce)
Apatite
Baryte
Calcite
Catapleiite
Galena
Ilmenite
Magnetite
Natrolite
Phlogopite
Pyrite
Siderite
Zircon
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calciteβ“˜7 photos of Edingtonite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Natroliteβ“˜1 photo of Edingtonite associated with Natrolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Edingtonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ice River Alkaline Complex, Golden Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
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