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Cordierite from
Stakholmen quarry, Hassela, Nordanstig, Hälsingland, Sweden

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Grew, E.S., Pertsev, N.N., Vrána, S., Yates, M.G., Shearer, C.K., and Wiedenbeck, M. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 22-38.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Clinohumite2 photos of Cordierite associated with Clinohumite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Stakholmen quarry, Hassela, Nordanstig, Hälsingland, Sweden
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
66.8km (41.5 miles) A Enåsen Mine, Ljusdal, Hälsingland, Sweden
148.6km (92.3 miles) B Vintjärn mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
163.3km (101.5 miles) C Bovik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
163.9km (101.8 miles) D Svartvik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
179.5km (111.5 miles) E Falun mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
180.6km (112.2 miles) F Skytt Mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
188.8km (117.3 miles) G Kalvbäck mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
198.3km (123.2 miles) H Tomtebo mines, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
199.2km (123.8 miles) I Österby, St. Skedevi, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
204.3km (127.0 miles) J Garpenberg Södra Mine (South), Garpenberg, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
205.6km (127.7 miles) K Ryllshyttan, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
208.6km (129.6 miles) L Långvik ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
209.2km (130.0 miles) M Holmgruve ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
225.0km (139.8 miles) N Dannemora mine, Dannemora, Östhammar, Uppland, Sweden
239.0km (148.5 miles) O Saxberget Mine, Saxberget ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
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