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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Microcline
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
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:
Amazonite1 photo of Microcline associated with Amazonite at this locality.
Triplite1 photo of Microcline associated with Triplite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Microcline associated with Quartz at this locality.
Albite1 photo of Microcline associated with Albite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Microcline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Microcline
2.8km (1.7 miles) A Ligon No. 1 pegmatite prospect, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) B John Patterson Mine, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) C Jefferson No. 2 Mine, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) D Jefferson Mine, Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) E Rutherford No. 3 pegmatite (Rutherford No. 2 pegmatite; Rutherford Mines; Rutherford No. 1 pegmatite), Amelia (Amelia Court House), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) F Ligon No. 2 Mine, Chula, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
18.9km (11.7 miles) G Schlegal Mine (Norfleet Mine), Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
40.6km (25.2 miles) H Nuckols Prospect, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
42.9km (26.7 miles) I Nicholas Prospect, Goochland, Goochland Co., Virginia, USA
71.3km (44.3 miles) J Davis Prospect, Charlotte-Cumberland, Charlotte Co., Virginia, USA
81.2km (50.4 miles) K Edenton Mine, Brokenburg, Spotsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
91.3km (56.7 miles) L Unspecified roadcut, Covesville, Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
92.8km (57.7 miles) M Albemarle Co., Virginia, USA
100.1km (62.2 miles) N Boxley Quarry (Mt. Athos Quarry), Campbell Co., Virginia, USA
103.4km (64.2 miles) O American Rutile Quarry, Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
104.3km (64.8 miles) P Blue Rock Farm Prospect (E. M. Hughes Deposit), Roseland, Nelson Co., Virginia, USA
126.6km (78.7 miles) Q Unakite Quarry, Vesuvius, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
130.9km (81.4 miles) R Bells Mine (Old River Mine; Goggins Ford Mine), Egypt Mines, Moneta-Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
138.9km (86.3 miles) S Lone Jack Quarry, Glasgow, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
142.4km (88.5 miles) T Castalia Quarry, Franklin Co., North Carolina, USA
149.3km (92.7 miles) U Nance Pegmatite Mine (Big Harris Mine), Moneta-Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
149.8km (93.1 miles) V Woolridge Prospects, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
151.9km (94.4 miles) W Seaboard Mine (Newman Mine), Egypt Mines, Moneta-Forest, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
152.3km (94.7 miles) X Nichols Mine, Bedford Co., Virginia, USA
165.5km (102.9 miles) Y Shelton Quarry (Solite Quarry), Caswell Co., North Carolina, USA
189.6km (117.8 miles) Z Fountain Quarry, Fountain, Pitt Co., North Carolina, USA
193.0km (119.9 miles) 0 Ridgeway Mine, Ridgeway, Henry Co., Virginia, USA
194.7km (121.0 miles) 1 Reidsville Quarry, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, USA
196.1km (121.8 miles) 2 Garrett-Penn Mine (Penn Mine), Ridgeway, Henry Co., Virginia, USA
204.4km (127.0 miles) 3 Kensington Mica Mine (Gilmore Mine; B. H. Warner Mine), Wheaton, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA
228.0km (141.7 miles) 4 Raven Rock State Park, Lillington, Harnett Co., North Carolina, USA
233.2km (144.9 miles) 5 Weber's Quarry, Ellicott City, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
236.1km (146.7 miles) 6 Arlington No. 1 Quarry, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
236.3km (146.8 miles) 7 Arlington No. 2 Quarry, Howard Co., Maryland, USA
237.3km (147.5 miles) 8 Hollofield Feldspar Quarries, Hollofield, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA
239.9km (149.1 miles) 9 Hilton Quarry, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA
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