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Calcite from
Tungsten Queen Mine and plant (Hamme Mine; Haile Mines; Sneed-Walker), Tungsten, Hamme Tungsten Mining District, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA

Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:J.Wright Horton,Jr.,and Victor A.Zullo,1991,The Geology of the Carolinas,pg # 335; Econ Geol (1980) 75:515-522
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tungsten Queen Mine and plant (Hamme Mine; Haile Mines; Sneed-Walker), Tungsten, Hamme Tungsten Mining District, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
4.6km (2.9 miles) Townsville, Townsville Township, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA
27.3km (17.0 miles) Blue Wing Mine (Royster Mine; Spring shaft), Virgilina District, Granville Co., North Carolina, USA
28.3km (17.6 miles) High Hill Mine, High Hill, Virgilina Mining District, Halifax Co., Virginia, USA
28.8km (17.9 miles) Seaboard Mine (Seaboard Copper Company Mine), Virgilina Mining District, Halifax Co., Virginia, USA
28.8km (17.9 miles) Holloway Mine (Copper King Mines), Virgilina District, Granville Co., North Carolina, USA
30.1km (18.7 miles) Copper King Mine, Person Co., North Carolina, USA
32.1km (20.0 miles) Gillis Mine, Virgilina Mining District, Person Co., North Carolina, USA
32.2km (20.0 miles) Barnes Mine (Barnes Prospect), Virgilina Mining District, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
32.4km (20.1 miles) Maclean Shaft Prospect, Virgilina Mining District, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
32.5km (20.2 miles) Old Durgy Mine, Person Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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