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Tourmaline from
Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA

Mineral Species
Species:'Tourmaline' (not an IMA apprroved species)
Formula:A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Description
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Arthur A. Pegau (1932) Pegmatite Deposits of Virginia. Virginia Geological Survey; Bulletin 33.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tourmaline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tourmaline
2.8km (1.7 miles) A Ligon No. 1 pegmatite prospect, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) B Jefferson No. 2 Mine, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) C Jefferson No. 6 Mine, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) D Jefferson Mine, Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) E Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) F Willis Mountain Mine, Sprouses Corner, Farmville District, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.0km (32.9 miles) G London and Virginia Mine (Eldridge Mine; Project-15-148), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) H Buckingham Mines (Wiseman Mines; incl. Eldridge's Mine; Hesse's Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.2km (33.0 miles) I Arvonia Quarry (Arvonia-Buckingham Slate Company Inc.), Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
55.6km (34.5 miles) J Snead Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) K Moss Mine, Tabscott, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
80.9km (50.3 miles) L Last Mile Mine, Ladysmith, Caroline Co., Virginia, USA
89.1km (55.4 miles) M Canal Tunnel Hematite Magnetite Prospect (Part of Prospecting In Riverville Mines System; Pl; 2 No. 144.; Known As Canal Tunnel; Riverville Hematite Mine Espenshade 1954), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba District, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
96.8km (60.2 miles) N Saunders Prospect, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Orange Co., Virginia, USA
100.1km (62.2 miles) O Boxley Quarry (Mt. Athos Quarry), Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
114.6km (71.2 miles) P Eagle Mine (Morgan and Rappahannock; Smith), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Stafford Co., Virginia, USA
128.4km (79.8 miles) Q Cundiff Barite Prospect, James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba District, Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
128.9km (80.1 miles) R Franklin Mine (Deep Run Mine), Midland, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fauquier Co., Virginia, USA
136.5km (84.8 miles) S Hagers Mountain Kyanite deposits, Hagers Mountain, Person Co., North Carolina, USA
143.8km (89.4 miles) T Cabin Branch Mine (Dumfries Mine), Dumfries, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
153.3km (95.3 miles) U Hutter Mine (Herter Magnetite Mine), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
159.4km (99.0 miles) V Manassas Quarry, Manassas, Prince William Co., Virginia, USA
159.9km (99.3 miles) W Granville Co., North Carolina, USA
168.1km (104.4 miles) X Manassas Gap Mine, Northern Section-Blue Ridge Province, Fauquier Co., Virginia, USA
174.4km (108.4 miles) Y Plant No. One Mine, Chestnut Mountain, Franklin Co., Virginia, USA
176.6km (109.8 miles) Z Center Ridge Mine, Chestnut Mountain, Franklin Co., Virginia, USA
177.6km (110.3 miles) 0 Scientists Cliffs beach alluvials, Calvert Co., Maryland, USA
177.7km (110.4 miles) 1 Vicama Mine (Martin Mine), Axton, Axton Pegmatite District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
178.5km (110.9 miles) 2 Will Rogers Mine, Axton, Axton Pegmatite District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
178.5km (110.9 miles) 3 Tyler Mine, Axton, Axton Pegmatite District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
182.5km (113.4 miles) 4 Nello Teer Crabtree Creek Quarry (Superior Stone Quarry; Crabtree Quarry; Nello Teer Quarry), Raleigh, Wake Co., North Carolina, USA
202.8km (126.0 miles) 5 Hunting Hill quarry (Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry; Travilah Quarry; Rockville Quarry; Bardon Stone Quarry; Aggregate Industries Quarry), Rockville, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
234.4km (145.6 miles) 6 Allred Mine (Overton; Randolph Mine; Burns; Aldred), Carolina Slate Belt, Randolph Co., North Carolina, USA
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