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Calcite from
Lissac/Couze quarry, Larche, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

Locality type:Quarry
Colour:White, black, red, tranluscid
Luminescent properties:no
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
Analysis Reference:visual identification
References:suspected; Van King; Michel TREILLARD Collection
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lissac/Couze quarry, Larche, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
17.8km (11.1 miles) A Terrasson-Lavilledieu, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
22.2km (13.8 miles) B Saint-Robert quarry, Saint-Robert, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
25.4km (15.8 miles) C La Vivinie Quarry (La Perche Quarry), Juillac, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
36.3km (22.5 miles) D Espartignac Quarry, Uzerche, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
43.0km (26.7 miles) E Les Biards mine, Glandon, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
45.6km (28.3 miles) F Mas-del-Pech, Aynac, Lot, Occitanie, France
55.3km (34.4 miles) G Laurieras, Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
59.4km (36.9 miles) H La Chabanne, Saint-Romain-et-Saint-Clément, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
65.3km (40.6 miles) I Mas-de-Gendrou, Crayssac, Lot, Occitanie, France
66.7km (41.4 miles) J Crayssac, Lot, Occitanie, France
67.6km (42.0 miles) K Cabrerets, Lot, Occitanie, France
72.6km (45.1 miles) L Mas Merlin, Cajarc, Lot, Occitanie, France
77.3km (48.0 miles) M Clayrou, Cuzac, Lot, Occitanie, France
77.3km (48.0 miles) N Maraval quarry (La Madeleine quarry), Cuzac, Lot, Occitanie, France
77.9km (48.4 miles) O Fumel, Lot-et-Garonne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
78.3km (48.6 miles) P Tabataud quarry, Nontron, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
78.4km (48.7 miles) Q Brie Quarry, Champagnac-la-Rivière, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
88.0km (54.7 miles) R La Buscalie, Aubin, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
96.4km (59.9 miles) S La Baume, Villefranche-de-Rouergue, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
101.6km (63.1 miles) T Mons, Etagnac, Charente, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
103.2km (64.1 miles) U Falgayrolles, Monteils, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
107.6km (66.9 miles) V N122 road cut, La Grange de Ganilh, Laveissière, Murat, Cantal, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
121.9km (75.8 miles) W Puech de Vermus, Espalion, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
131.9km (82.0 miles) X Tempel, Scoufour (Bonnac North), Bonnac, Massiac, Cantal, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
135.5km (84.2 miles) Y Orgueil meteorite (Montauban meteorite; Orguell meteorite), Orgueil, Tarn-et-Garonne, Occitanie, France
143.3km (89.1 miles) Z Roca-Neyra, Perrier, Issoire, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
143.4km (89.1 miles) 0 Puy de Tunisset, Saint-Ours-les-Roches, Pontgibaud, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
144.0km (89.5 miles) 1 Boisséjour, Ceyrat, Clermont-Ferrand, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
144.2km (89.6 miles) 2 La Violette farm, Saint-Beauzire, Brioude, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
144.2km (89.6 miles) 3 Le Châtelet mine, Budelière, Evaux, Creuse, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
145.4km (90.3 miles) 4 Saint-Paul vein (Les Romains vein), La Rodde mine, Ally, Lavoûte-Chilhac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
145.5km (90.4 miles) 5 Durtol, Clermont-Ferrand, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
145.7km (90.5 miles) 6 Saint-Thomas vein, La Rodde mine, Ally, Lavoûte-Chilhac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
145.9km (90.6 miles) 7 Vitrac, Saint-Georges-de-Mons, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
146.3km (90.9 miles) 8 La Chassagne, Saint-Just-près-Brioude, Brioude, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
146.5km (91.1 miles) 9 Gergovie, La-Roche-Blanche, Veyre-Monton, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
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