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Hematite from
Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
Comments:It forms, with baryte and magnetite, the ore bodies. It is also present in type V-1 and V-2 veins.
Habit:tabular
Colour:black
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orlandi P., Dini A., 2004. Die Mineralien der Buca della Vena-Mine, Apuaner Berge, Toskana (Italien). Lapis, 1: 11-24
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Anatase
Baryte
Beryl
Bournonite
Calcite
Derbylite
Magnetite
Malachite
Pyrite
Rutile
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz1 photo of Hematite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Baryte1 photo of Hematite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Hematite associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Apuanite1 photo of Hematite associated with Apuanite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (6 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
3.0km (1.9 miles) Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.7km (2.3 miles) Monte Arsiccio Mine, Sant'Anna di Stazzema, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
6.4km (4.0 miles) Cava del Ferro (Bùgie mines; Trimpello), Fornovolasco, Vergemoli, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
8.5km (5.3 miles) Caprara Quarry (Capraia Quarry), Madielle quarrying basin, Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
12.7km (7.9 miles) Castagnola, Vagli Sotto, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
13.0km (8.1 miles) Eremo di San Viano, Vagli Sotto, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
13.4km (8.3 miles) Arnetola Valley, Vagli Sotto, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
14.5km (9.0 miles) Monte Brugiana Quarry (Brugiana South-West Quarry; Monte Brugiana South-West Quarry), Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
14.5km (9.0 miles) Fossa Combratta marble quarry (Brugiana North Quarry; Monte Brugiana North Quarry), Monte Brugiana north slope, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
17.3km (10.8 miles) Polvaccio Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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