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Calcite from
Ruffy quarry, Bellegarde-en-Forez, Saint-Galmier, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Colour:colourless or white
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Personnaly collected by M. Diot.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ruffy quarry, Bellegarde-en-Forez, Saint-Galmier, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
21.2km (13.2 miles) Montclaret quarry, Saint-Georges-Haute-Ville, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
22.9km (14.2 miles) Montcellier Mine, Sainte-Colombe-sur-Gand, Roanne, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
24.0km (14.9 miles) A89 highway tunnel (La Verrière vein), Violay, Roanne, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
25.6km (15.9 miles) Bissieux Mine, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Étienne, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
26.0km (16.1 miles) Mont Semiol (Mont Semiouse; Mont Simiouse), Châtelneuf, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
27.9km (17.3 miles) Phialay, Verrières-en-Forez, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
34.8km (21.6 miles) Les Ponts-Tarrets, Le Breuil, Villefranche-sur-Saône, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
35.6km (22.1 miles) Chessy copper mines, Chessy, Villefranche-sur-Saône, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
35.6km (22.1 miles) Neaux quarry, Neaux, Roanne, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
40.4km (25.1 miles) Gueydon Mine, Montagny, Roanne, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
 
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