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Hematite from
Winding Stair Gap Roadcut, Franklin, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Road Cutting
Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
Comments:Titan-Hematite
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:EL-Shazley,A.K.,Loehn C.,and Tracy R.J.,(2011) P-T-t evolution of granulite facies metamorphism and partial melting in the Winding Stair Gap,Central Blue Ridge,North Carolina,USA: Journal of Metamorphic Geology
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Winding Stair Gap Roadcut, Franklin, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
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