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Aragonite from
Castellaccio Quarry (ex Cabello; ex Nuova Serpentino d'Italia Quarry), Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Aragonite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (2006) I minerali della medio-alta Valtellina delle Orobie e della Val Poschiavo. Aggiornamenti sulle altre località della provincia di Sondrio. Tipografia Bettini, Sondrio, 255 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aragonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Castellaccio Quarry (ex Cabello; ex Nuova Serpentino d'Italia Quarry), Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Aragonite
3.3km (2.1 miles) Tornadri, Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
4.0km (2.5 miles) Rocca Castellaccio (Rocca di Castellaccio), Ciappanico, Torre di Santa Maria, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
4.1km (2.6 miles) Sferlùn asbestos mine, Vallone del Cengiaccio (Cengiaccio; Cengiàsc; Cengiasco), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
4.5km (2.8 miles) Dossi di Franscia (Franscia Mine; Franscia Mines; Franscia Quarries), Campo Franscia (Franscia), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
8.0km (4.9 miles) Forcella di Fellaria, Scerscen Valley, Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
34.6km (21.5 miles) Falotta, Tinizong (Tinzen), Oberhalbstein (Surses; Sursass), Albula Valley, Grisons, Switzerland
35.4km (22.0 miles) Parsettens Alp, Tinizong (Tinzen), Oberhalbstein (Surses; Sursass), Albula Valley, Grisons, Switzerland
41.4km (25.7 miles) Camisolo Pass Mine, Introbio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
43.4km (27.0 miles) Isola Quarry (Isola Quarries), Isola, Madesimo, Spluga Valley (San Giacomo Valley), Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
45.1km (28.0 miles) Morso Alto Mine, Rossiga Valley, Cortenova, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
 
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