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

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Siderite
Formula:FeCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Magma Field Trip Reports
Specimen source:From Other
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Albite1 photo of Siderite associated with Albite at this locality.
Tourmaline1 photo of Siderite associated with Tourmaline at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Siderite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bessemer City Quarry, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Siderite
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
31.6km (19.7 miles) Yates Brooks farm, Lattimore, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) Boiling Springs, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
40.3km (25.0 miles) Capps Hill Mine, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA
41.3km (25.7 miles) Martin Marietta Quarry (11th Avenue Quarry), Hickory, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
46.8km (29.1 miles) Cameron Mine, Gaffney Area, Cherokee Co., South Carolina, USA
55.5km (34.5 miles) Morganton Quarry (Vulcan Materials Co. Quarry), Morganton, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
64.8km (40.3 miles) Adams Hiddenite and Emerald Mine (Alexander prospect; Abernathy prospect; Hiddenite Mine; Warren Mine; Turner Mine), Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
65.1km (40.5 miles) Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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