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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 8:143-144.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Kaolinite1 photo of Rock Crystal associated with Kaolinite at this locality.
Tantalite-(Mn)1 photo of Rock Crystal associated with Tantalite-(Mn) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rock Crystal data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rock Crystal
59.1km (36.8 miles) A Unnamed Stone - Crushed/Broken Prospect (MRDS - 10252376), Byrd Creek, Fluvanna Co., Virginia, USA
88.1km (54.8 miles) B Enterprise Mines, Beckham, James River-Roanoke River Manganese District, Appomattox Co., Virginia, USA
138.9km (86.3 miles) C Lone Jack Quarry, Glasgow, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
141.9km (88.2 miles) D Bargers Quarry (Charlie Barger's Quarry), Lexington, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
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