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Clinothulite from
Deer Park No. 2 Mine, Penland, Spruce Pine Mining District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Clinozoisite var: Clinothulite
Formula:{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Comments:The thulite from this locality is actually clinothulite identified by chemical analysis and x-ray diffraction by Richard C. Erd, U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, unpublished.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Richard C. Erd, US. Geological Survey unpublished data
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Clinothulite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Deer Park No. 2 Mine, Penland, Spruce Pine Mining District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Clinothulite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Chalk Mountain Mine, Spruce Pine, Spruce Pine Mining District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Sinkhole Mine, Bandana, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Carolina Mineral Company No. 20 Mine (Old 20 Mine), Crabtree Creek, Spruce Pine Mining District, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
10.2km (6.4 miles) Fanny Gouge Mine (Spruce Pine Mica Company No. 10 Mine), Micaville, Celo, Spruce Pine Mining District, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) Gouge Mine (Googe Mine), Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) Ray Mica Mine (Wray Mine), Hurricane Mountain, Burnsville, Spruce Pine Mining District, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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