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Calcite from
Ruffy quarry, Bellegarde-en-Forez, Saint-Galmier, 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, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
21.2km (13.2 miles) A Montclaret quarry, Saint-Georges-Haute-Ville, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
22.9km (14.2 miles) B Montcellier Mine, Sainte-Colombe-sur-Gand, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
24.0km (14.9 miles) C A89 highway tunnel (La Verrière vein), Violay, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
25.6km (15.9 miles) D Bissieux Mine, Saint-Joseph, Rive-de-Gier, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
26.0km (16.1 miles) E Mont Semiol (Mont Semiouse; Mont Simiouse), Châtelneuf, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
27.9km (17.3 miles) F Phialay, Verrières-en-Forez, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
34.8km (21.6 miles) G Les Ponts-Tarrets, Le Breuil, Tarare, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
35.6km (22.1 miles) H Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
35.6km (22.1 miles) I Neaux quarry, Neaux, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
40.4km (25.1 miles) J Gueydon Mine, Regny, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
45.1km (28.0 miles) K Limestone quarry, Couzon-au-Mont-d'Or, Lyon, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
45.2km (28.1 miles) L Fialin quarry, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
47.5km (29.5 miles) M La Bombarde, Saint-Romain-d'Urfé, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
50.8km (31.5 miles) N Molliet ravine, Neyron, Ain, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
56.0km (34.8 miles) O Chanrion mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
58.3km (36.2 miles) P Creuzeval Quarry, Saint-Didier-sur-Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
61.6km (38.3 miles) Q Monterniers Mines, Lantignié, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
63.0km (39.2 miles) R La Verrière (Montchonay), Les Ardillats, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.8km (40.3 miles) S Montboissier quarry, Brousse, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.2km (41.7 miles) T Les Rats Mine slag dumps, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.2km (41.7 miles) U Les Rats Mine, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
67.9km (42.2 miles) V Manganese deposit, Romanèche-Thorens, La Chapelle-de-Guinchay, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
72.4km (45.0 miles) W Bancherelle Mine, Lachaux, Puy-Guillaume, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
72.7km (45.2 miles) X Mt Peylenc, Saint-Pierre-Eynac, Saint-Julien-Chapteuil, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
73.2km (45.5 miles) Y Châteaumorand and RN7 slope, Saint-Martin-d'Estréaux, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
73.2km (45.5 miles) Z Pégut (Champs des mines), La Chapelle-sur-Usson, Jumeaux, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
75.5km (46.9 miles) 0 Mont Denise, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
76.6km (47.6 miles) 1 Riou Pezzouliou alluvials, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
77.0km (47.8 miles) 2 Riou des Brus alluvials, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
77.8km (48.3 miles) 3 Marcillat river alluvials, Billom, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
79.8km (49.6 miles) 4 Allevier, Azérat, Auzon, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
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