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Pyromorphite from
Iron Hill Mine (Richmond Hill; Richmond Hill Manganese; Utica Lode), Spearfish, Carbonate Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyromorphite
Formula:Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Comments:Occurs in irregular replacement bodies along jasperized vertical fractures that transect Mississioppian Pahasapa Limestone.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.:60:112.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyromorphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Iron Hill Mine (Richmond Hill; Richmond Hill Manganese; Utica Lode), Spearfish, Carbonate Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyromorphite
18.1km (11.3 miles) El Refugio mine, Galena Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) Richmond-Sitting Bull Mine, Galena Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USA
72.8km (45.3 miles) Spokane Mine, Iron Mountain, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
 
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