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Chrysotile from
Belvidere Mountain Quarries (Vermont Asbestos Group Mine; VAG Mine; Ruberoid Asbestos Mine; Eden Mills Quarries), Lowell & Eden, Orleans & Lamoille Cos., Vermont, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Chrysotile
Formula:Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Levitan, Denise et al. (2009): Mineralogy of mine waste at the Vermont Asbestos Group mine, Belvidere Mountain, Vermont. American Mineralogist 94(7):1063-1066.; Chidester, A.H., Albee, A.L., and Cady, W.M., (1978). Petrology, structure and genesis of the asbestos-bearing ultramafic rocks of the Belvidere Mountain area in Vermont: U.S. Geologic Survey Professional Paper 1016
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chrysotile data
Locality Data:Click here to view Belvidere Mountain Quarries (Vermont Asbestos Group Mine; VAG Mine; Ruberoid Asbestos Mine; Eden Mills Quarries), Lowell & Eden, Orleans & Lamoille Cos., Vermont, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chrysotile
94.6km (58.8 miles) A Pittsburg, Coos Co., New Hampshire, USA
106.8km (66.4 miles) B Thetford, Orange Co., Vermont, USA
120.2km (74.7 miles) C Jeffrey Mine ("Johns-Manville Mine"), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
157.6km (97.9 miles) D Belmina mine, Saint-Julien, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
158.9km (98.7 miles) E Unnamed pits, Horicon township, Warren Co., New York, USA
161.8km (100.5 miles) F Continental mine (Megantic mine; Lambly mine; Paré mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
162.0km (100.7 miles) G Windsor mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
164.4km (102.1 miles) H Vimy Ridge mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
165.3km (102.7 miles) I Normandie mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
165.4km (102.8 miles) J Edith mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
167.3km (104.0 miles) K Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black Lake Mine"), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
168.8km (104.9 miles) L British Canadian mine (B.C. 1 mine; B.C. 2 mine; Martin mine; Black Lake mine; American mine; Dauville mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
169.0km (105.0 miles) M Noël mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
169.1km (105.1 miles) N Murphy Hill-Sud mine, Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
169.3km (105.2 miles) O American Chrome Mines, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
169.6km (105.4 miles) P Union mine (Southwark mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
170.6km (106.0 miles) Q Poudrier mine, Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
170.7km (106.1 miles) R Maple Leaf mine, Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
170.9km (106.2 miles) S Reed mine, Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
172.5km (107.2 miles) T King Beaver mine (Jacob mine; Beaver-1 mine; Beaver-2 mine), Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
174.0km (108.1 miles) U Bell mine, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
174.3km (108.3 miles) V Johnson mine, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
174.9km (108.7 miles) W King mine, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
180.2km (112.0 miles) X Flintkote mine, Pontbriand, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
181.6km (112.8 miles) Y National mine, Pontbriand, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
181.8km (112.9 miles) Z Pennington mine, Pontbriand, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
184.9km (114.9 miles) 0 Federal Mine, Robertsonville, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
193.8km (120.4 miles) 1 Montréal-Broughton mine, Sacré-Cœur-de-Jésus, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
196.9km (122.4 miles) 2 Fraser Mine, East Broughton, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
197.3km (122.6 miles) 3 Frontenac mine, East Broughton, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
219.7km (136.5 miles) 4 Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce quarry (Calway Quarry), Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce, Robert-Cliche RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
260.0km (161.6 miles) 5 Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
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