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Molybdenite from
Benson Mines, Benson, Star Lake, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:George Robinson & Steven Chamberlain (2007) Gazetteer of major New York State mineral localities. Rocks & Minerals, 82, #6, 472-483.; George Robinson & Steven Chamberlain (2007) Gazetteer of major New York State mineral localities. Rocks & Minerals, 82, #6, 472-483.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Benson Mines, Benson, Star Lake, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
37.2km (23.1 miles) Martin Leary property, Boyd Pond, North Russell, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA
41.5km (25.8 miles) Finlay farm, Pierrepont, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) Iron Mountain, Tupper Lake Village, Franklin Co., New York, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) William J. Aucter farm, New Bremen, Lewis Co., New York, USA
76.9km (47.8 miles) Sanford Hill Body (Sanford Mine), Tahawus, Newcomb Township, Essex Co., New York, USA
 
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