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Tennantite from
Frontenac Shaft, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Shaft
Classification
Species:'Tennantite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Cu6[Cu4(X)2]As4S12S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:USGS OFR 1966-87
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tennantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Frontenac Shaft, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tennantite
0.2km (0.1 miles) Lead Belt Tunnel, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.2km (0.1 miles) Hayes Tunnel, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.2km (0.1 miles) Seaton Mine, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) Boreas, Lawson Mining District (Dumont Mining District; Montana Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.4km (0.2 miles) Brighton No. 2 Claim, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.4km (0.2 miles) Santa Fe Shaft West, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) Foxhall, Lawson Mining District (Dumont Mining District; Montana Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) Gem (Freighter's Friend), Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) Ashland Shaft, Idaho Springs Mining District (Virginia Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) Esmeralda, Lawson Mining District (Dumont Mining District; Montana Mining District), Clear Creek Co., Colorado, USA
 
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