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Hornblende from
Lenoir Quarry, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:'Hornblende' (not an IMA approved species)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robert D.Hatcher Jr. and Brendan R.Bean (2002) Inner Piedmont geology in the Southern Mountains-Blue Ridge Foothills and the southwestern Brushy Mountains,Central-Western North Carolina:Carolina Geological Society Annual Field Trip October 19-20,2002
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hornblende data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lenoir Quarry, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hornblende
4.9km (3.1 miles) Whitnel Quarry, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA
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44.4km (27.6 miles) Buck Hill Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
44.4km (27.6 miles) Matilda Vance Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
44.5km (27.6 miles) Lineback Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
44.5km (27.6 miles) Cowcamp Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
44.6km (27.7 miles) J.C. Mills Mine (Mill's Mine; Mills's Mine), Brindletown, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
45.7km (28.4 miles) Hoppey Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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