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Fluorapatite from
Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3F
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jesse Crawford and Mike Dennis specimens
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Bessemer City operations (Hallman Mine; Hallman-Beam Mine; Bessemer operations; Lithium Mine), Bessemer City, Carolina Tin-Spodumene Belt, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
7.5km (4.6 miles) LCA Mine (Lithium Corporation of America Mine), Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain Mining District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
41.3km (25.7 miles) Martin Marietta Quarry (11th Avenue Quarry), Hickory, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
55.5km (34.5 miles) Morganton Quarry (Vulcan Materials Co. Quarry), Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
66.2km (41.2 miles) Rist Mine (North America Emerald Mine; American Gems Mine; LKA International Emerald Mine), Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
93.0km (57.8 miles) Smith Mine, Spruce Pine, Spruce Pine Mining District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
97.3km (60.5 miles) Buchanan Mine (Buchanan pegmatite), Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
97.7km (60.7 miles) Celo Mine (Mas-Celo), Celo, Spruce Pine Mining District, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
98.4km (61.1 miles) Elk Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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