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Cordierite from
Storgruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland County, Sweden

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:No reference listed
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Storgruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland County, Sweden
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Bäckegruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland County, Sweden
3.2km (2.0 miles) B Stora Stripa, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland County, Sweden
4.7km (2.9 miles) C Bastnäs Mines, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland County, Sweden
5.1km (3.2 miles) D Källfall Mine, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland County, Sweden
16.3km (10.1 miles) E Hedkärra Mine, Västanfors, Fagersta, Västmanland County, Sweden
17.0km (10.6 miles) F Pol mine, Västanfors, Fagersta, Västmanland County, Sweden
24.9km (15.5 miles) G Stråssa ore field, Lindesberg, Örebro County, Sweden
36.3km (22.6 miles) H Mangruvan, Nyberget ore field, Lindesberg, Örebro County, Sweden
39.0km (24.2 miles) I Pullero Mines, Grängesberg mining district, Grängesberg, Ludvika, Dalarna County, Sweden
40.6km (25.2 miles) J Silverberget, Järnboås, Nora, Örebro County, Sweden
41.8km (26.0 miles) K Blötberg ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna County, Sweden
42.3km (26.3 miles) L Bjässhöjden (Kämpetorp), Hjulsjö, Hällefors, Örebro County, Sweden
49.2km (30.6 miles) M Saxberget Mine, Saxberget ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna County, Sweden
56.1km (34.8 miles) N Holmgruve ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna County, Sweden
56.8km (35.3 miles) O Långvik ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna County, Sweden
59.1km (36.7 miles) P Ryllshyttan, Hedemora, Dalarna County, Sweden
60.9km (37.8 miles) Q Garpenberg Södra Mine (South), Garpenberg, Hedemora, Dalarna County, Sweden
61.3km (38.1 miles) R Österby, St. Skedevi, Säter, Dalarna County, Sweden
62.2km (38.7 miles) S Tomtebo mines, Säter, Dalarna County, Sweden
69.1km (43.0 miles) T Jakob Pers Mine, Gåsborn, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
71.4km (44.3 miles) U Kalvbäck mine, Falun, Dalarna County, Sweden
71.8km (44.6 miles) V Stora Pajsberg Mine, Pajsberg, Persberg ore district, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
74.6km (46.3 miles) W Långban, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
77.0km (47.9 miles) X Hornkull silver mines (Hornkullen), Kroppa, Persberg District, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
77.2km (47.9 miles) Y Koberg Zinc Mine, Gåsgruvan ore field, Persberg ore district, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
82.4km (51.2 miles) Z Askö mines, Vingåker, Södermanland County, Sweden
82.9km (51.5 miles) 0 Falun mine, Falun, Dalarna County, Sweden
83.1km (51.6 miles) 1 Skytt Mine, Falun, Dalarna County, Sweden
96.6km (60.0 miles) 2 Svartvik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna County, Sweden
97.1km (60.4 miles) 3 Bovik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna County, Sweden
100.7km (62.6 miles) 4 Stavs Mines, Katrineholm, Södermanland County, Sweden
104.3km (64.8 miles) 5 Skalunda mines, Sköldinge, Katrineholm, Södermanland County, Sweden
110.8km (68.9 miles) 6 Ingelsby, Askersund, Örebro County, Sweden
111.5km (69.3 miles) 7 Vintjärn mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna County, Sweden
118.9km (73.9 miles) 8 Zinkgruvan Mine (Åmmeberg Mines), Zinkgruvan, Askersund, Örebro County, Sweden
136.0km (84.5 miles) 9 Sätra Mine, Doverstorp ore field, Finspång, Östergötland County, Sweden
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