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Sphalerite from
Carolina Queen Mine, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Luttreil,Gwendolyn W.,(1978) Gold,base metal ,and related deposits of North Carolina ; USGS Open File Report 78-152
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Carolina Queen Mine, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
16.4km (10.2 miles) A Vein Mountain Mine, McDowell Co., North Carolina, USA
30.4km (18.9 miles) B North Cove Prospect, McDowell Co., North Carolina, USA
36.7km (22.8 miles) C Unnamed Zn prospect, Linville Falls, McDowell Co., North Carolina, USA
37.3km (23.2 miles) D Bee Mountain Mine, Bee Mountain, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA
40.7km (25.3 miles) E Glenn Mine, Crabtree Creek, Spruce Pine District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
41.7km (25.9 miles) F McKinney Mine (Power Mill Creek Mine), Spruce Pine, Spruce Pine District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
46.1km (28.6 miles) G Martin Marietta Quarry (11th Avenue Quarry), Hickory, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
53.2km (33.1 miles) H Ray Mica Mine (Wray Mine), Hurricane Mountain, Burnsville, Spruce Pine District, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
59.8km (37.2 miles) I Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
60.7km (37.7 miles) J Cranberry Mine, Cranberry Magnetite District, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
63.2km (39.3 miles) K Crowders Mountain State Park, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
64.2km (39.9 miles) L Lawton Barite Property Northern workings, Lawson Barite property, Kings Mountain District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
64.4km (40.0 miles) M Lawton Barite property Mid-Southern workings, Lawson Barite property, Kings Mountain District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
64.6km (40.1 miles) N Lawton Barite Property Southern workings, Lawson Barite property, Kings Mountain District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
64.7km (40.2 miles) O Craig Barite Property Northern Workings, Kings Mountain District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
64.7km (40.2 miles) P Craig Barite Property Southern Workings, Kings Mountain District, Gaston Co., North Carolina, USA
64.9km (40.3 miles) Q Kings Mountain Mine (Catawba Mine), Kings Mountain District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
72.1km (44.8 miles) R Rist Mine (North America Emerald Mine; American Gems Mine; LKA International Emerald Mine), Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
78.3km (48.6 miles) S Dugger Prospect, Butler District, Johnson Co., Tennessee, USA
80.6km (50.1 miles) T Daugherty Prospect, Butler District, Johnson Co., Tennessee, USA
81.2km (50.4 miles) U Elk Knob Mine, Watauga Co., North Carolina, USA
83.8km (52.1 miles) V Wagner Zinc Prospect, Butler District, Johnson Co., Tennessee, USA
86.1km (53.5 miles) W Klondyke Iron Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Washington Co., Tennessee, USA
86.4km (53.7 miles) X Sugar Hollow and No. 10 Iron Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Washington Co., Tennessee, USA
86.5km (53.7 miles) Y Tucker Iron Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Washington Co., Tennessee, USA
86.5km (53.7 miles) Z Fowler Iron-Zinc Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Unicoi Co., Tennessee, USA
86.6km (53.8 miles) 0 Jackson Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Washington Co., Tennessee, USA
86.6km (53.8 miles) 1 Fowler Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Washington Co., Tennessee, USA
86.8km (53.9 miles) 2 Embree Iron Company No. 14 Mine and Extension, Bumpass Cove District, Unicoi Co., Tennessee, USA
86.9km (54.0 miles) 3 Dry Branch Zinc Mine (Dry Branch West Mine; McNabb Mine), Bumpass Cove District, Unicoi Co., Tennessee, USA
87.6km (54.4 miles) 4 Peach Orchard Mine, Bumpass Cove District, Unicoi Co., Tennessee, USA
90.4km (56.2 miles) 5 Capps Hill Mine, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA
90.9km (56.5 miles) 6 Watauga Point zinc prospect, Hampton District, Carter Co., Tennessee, USA
91.8km (57.0 miles) 7 Carden Zinc prospect (Lyons prospect), Hampton District, Carter Co., Tennessee, USA
98.0km (60.9 miles) 8 Ore Knob Mine, Ore Knob, Ashe Co., North Carolina, USA
108.1km (67.2 miles) 9 Peach Bottom Mine, Peach Bottom Mt., Whitehead, Alleghany Co., North Carolina, USA
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