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

Mineral Species
Species:'Biotite' (not an IMA apprroved species)
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 8:143-144.; Arthur A. Pegau (1932) Pegmatite Deposits of Virginia. Virginia Geological Survey; Bulletin 33.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Amazonite2 photos of Biotite associated with Amazonite at this locality.
Cleavelandite1 photo of Biotite associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Beryl1 photo of Biotite associated with Beryl at this locality.
Zircon1 photo of Biotite associated with Zircon at this locality.
Albite1 photo of Biotite associated with Albite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Biotite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Biotite
5.0km (3.1 miles) A Berry Mine, Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) B Pinchbeck No. 1 Mine (Pitchbeck No. 1 Mine; Pinchback Property Mine 63), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) C Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
19.4km (12.0 miles) D White Peak Mines Nos. 1 through 4 (Miller Mine; Purcell Mine), Flat Rock, Powhatan Co., Virginia, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) E Farley Mine, Powhatan Co., Virginia, USA
40.6km (25.2 miles) F Nuckols Prospect, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
48.5km (30.1 miles) G Greeley Mine (Aye's Mine; Ayres Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) H Willis Mountain Mine, Sprouses Corner, Farmville District, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.8km (31.6 miles) I McKenna Mine, New Canton, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
50.8km (31.6 miles) J Margaret Mine (Terrell Mine), New Canton, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) K Buckingham Mines (Wiseman Mines; incl. Eldridge's Mine; Hesse's Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Buckingham Co., Virginia, USA
54.3km (33.7 miles) L Cocke Property Prospect (Cox Property), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
55.6km (34.5 miles) M Snead Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
56.1km (34.9 miles) N Tellurium Vein, Scotia Mine (Perkins Mine), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) O Moss Mine, Tabscott, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
75.1km (46.7 miles) P Arminius Mine, Mineral, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
76.3km (47.4 miles) Q Boyd-Smith Mine (Groome Mine; Lennig Mine; Smith Mine), Mineral, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
76.7km (47.7 miles) R Cofer prospect (Piedmont Mineral Associates prospect), Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
78.0km (48.5 miles) S Sulphur Mine (Crenshaw Mine; Victoria Furnace Mine), Mineral, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
81.9km (50.9 miles) T Walker Mine, Louisa Co., Virginia, USA
87.4km (54.3 miles) U Appomattox Quarry (Appomattox Lime Company), Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA
91.4km (56.8 miles) V North Garden Mine, North Garden, Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
103.4km (64.2 miles) W American Rutile Quarry, Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
103.9km (64.6 miles) X T. M. Boyd Prospect, Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
104.2km (64.8 miles) Y Giles-Hite Prospect (A. T. Stratton Prospect; Hight Prospect; Hite Prospect; H. M. Giles Prospect; Shelton Prospect; H. H. Harvey Prospect), Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
104.3km (64.8 miles) Z Blue Rock Farm Prospect (E. M. Hughes Deposit), Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
105.0km (65.2 miles) 0 U. S. Titanium Company Mine (Warwick Prospect; American Cyanamide Piney River Mine), Roseland, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
106.2km (66.0 miles) 1 Tungsten Queen Mine and plant (Hamme Mine; Haile Mines; Sneed-Walker), Tungsten, Hamme Tungsten District, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA
106.4km (66.1 miles) 2 Townsville, Townsville Township, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA
109.1km (67.8 miles) 3 American Cyanimid Wood Pit (S. V. Wood Tract; B. F. Camden Tract; Thomas Wood Deposit), Roseland Anorthosite, Amherst Co., Virginia, USA
111.1km (69.0 miles) 4 Naylor-Bruce Prospect, Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
115.4km (71.7 miles) 5 Rattlesnake Mine, Gold-Pyrite Belt, Stafford Co., Virginia, USA
117.4km (72.9 miles) 6 Greystone Quarry, Vance Co., North Carolina, USA
121.3km (75.4 miles) 7 Anthony Mine, Campbell-Pittsylvania Counties Barite, Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
121.5km (75.5 miles) 8 Burton Mine, Campbell-Pittsylvania Counties Barite, Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
122.2km (75.9 miles) 9 Haden Mine, Campbell-Pittsylvania Counties Barite, Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
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