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Molybdenite from
Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Forsyth Gem and Mineral Club
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
41.3km (25.7 miles) Martin Marietta Quarry (11th Avenue Quarry), Hickory, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
63.9km (39.7 miles) Dan Milton Moly Occurrence, Charlotte Mining District, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA
66.2km (41.2 miles) Rist Mine (North America Emerald Mine; American Gems Mine; LKA International Emerald Mine), Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
67.1km (41.7 miles) East Shaft, Pioneer Mills Mine, Charlotte Belt, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
69.2km (43.0 miles) Newell Mine (Dixie Queen Mine), Carolina Slate Belt, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
71.6km (44.5 miles) Propst Mine (Nash; Heglar), Charlotte Belt, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina, USA
80.4km (50.0 miles) Woodleaf Quarry, Woodleaf, Rowan Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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