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Cordierite from
Bjässhöjden (Kämpetorp), Hjulsjö, Hällefors, Västmanland, Sweden

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hogmalm, K.J., Hellingwerf, R., Cornell, D.H. & Finger, F. (2012): An epigenetic magnesite deposit in the Bergslagen area, central Sweden. GFF, 134, 7-18.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bjässhöjden (Kämpetorp), Hjulsjö, Hällefors, Västmanland, Sweden
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
10.8km (6.7 miles) A Mangruvan, Nyberget ore field, Lindesberg, Västmanland, Sweden
11.4km (7.1 miles) B Silverberget, Järnboås, Nora, Västmanland, Sweden
21.1km (13.1 miles) C Stråssa ore field, Lindesberg, Västmanland, Sweden
28.3km (17.6 miles) D Jakob Pers Mine, Gåsborn, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
29.5km (18.3 miles) E Stora Pajsberg Mine, Pajsberg, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
30.1km (18.7 miles) F Pullero Mines, Grängesberg mining district, Grängesberg, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
33.0km (20.5 miles) G Långban, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
35.0km (21.8 miles) H Koberg Zinc Mine, Gåsgruvan ore field, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
36.0km (22.4 miles) I Hornkull silver mines (Hornkullen), Kroppa, Persberg District, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
37.4km (23.2 miles) J Blötberg ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
38.0km (23.6 miles) K Källfall Mine, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
38.3km (23.8 miles) L Saxberget Mine, Saxberget ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
39.5km (24.6 miles) M Bastnäs Mines, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
40.2km (25.0 miles) N Bäckegruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
42.3km (26.3 miles) O Storgruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
42.4km (26.4 miles) P Stora Stripa, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
53.6km (33.3 miles) Q Hedkärra Mine, Västanfors, Fagersta, Västmanland, Sweden
56.2km (34.9 miles) R Pol mine, Västanfors, Fagersta, Västmanland, Sweden
81.9km (50.9 miles) S Österby, St. Skedevi, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
82.6km (51.4 miles) T Tomtebo mines, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
89.4km (55.6 miles) U Holmgruve ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
90.1km (56.0 miles) V Långvik ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
91.5km (56.9 miles) W Ryllshyttan, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
92.3km (57.3 miles) X Kalvbäck mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
93.6km (58.1 miles) Y Garpenberg Södra Mine (South), Garpenberg, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
96.1km (59.7 miles) Z Skytt Mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
97.7km (60.7 miles) 0 Falun mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
98.7km (61.3 miles) 1 Askö mines, Vingåker, Södermanland, Sweden
100.4km (62.4 miles) 2 Ingelsby, Askersund, Närke, Sweden
111.6km (69.3 miles) 3 Zinkgruvan Mine (Åmmeberg Mines), Zinkgruvan, Askersund, Närke, Sweden
114.6km (71.2 miles) 4 Svartvik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
115.4km (71.7 miles) 5 Bovik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
122.0km (75.8 miles) 6 Stavs Mines, Katrineholm, Södermanland, Sweden
126.1km (78.4 miles) 7 Skalunda mines, Sköldinge, Katrineholm, Södermanland, Sweden
131.6km (81.7 miles) 8 Vintjärn mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
141.8km (88.1 miles) 9 Sätra Mine, Doverstorp ore field, Finspång, Östergötland, Sweden
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