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Wavellite from
Blandon, Maidencreek Township, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, USA

Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Gordon: Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1922, p. 159
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blandon, Maidencreek Township, Berks Co., Pennsylvania, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
49.0km (30.4 miles) A Bachman Mine, Hellertown, Lower Saucon Township, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA
52.0km (32.3 miles) B General Trimble's Mine, East Whiteland Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
86.2km (53.5 miles) C Peach Bottom Township, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA
99.4km (61.8 miles) D Kreamer, Snyder Co., Pennsylvania, USA
101.2km (62.9 miles) E National Limestone Quarry #2, Lime Ridge, Mount Pleasant Mills, Perry Township, Snyder Co., Pennsylvania, USA
121.1km (75.3 miles) F Moores Mill, Mount Holly Springs, Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania, USA
145.3km (90.3 miles) G W.L. Newman Phosphate Mine, East Waterford, Lack Township, Juniata Co., Pennsylvania, USA
148.9km (92.5 miles) H Perulack, Lack Township, Juniata Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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