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Morefield Pegmatite Mine, Amelia County, va.

United States. Bureau of Mines.

Morefield Pegmatite Mine, Amelia County, va.

by United States. Bureau of Mines.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesReport of investigations (United States. Bureau of Mines) -- 5001
ContributionsGeehan, R.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21747691M

T he Morefield Gem Mine is an exciting place for the whole family. For more than 80 years the mine has produced many varieties of mineral specimens and is open to the public. You may view the exhibits, visit the gift shop, or mine you own gem stones. The Morefield offers something for both the amateur or advanced rock hunter alike. Amelia County, Virginia. There are three active mine permits in Amelia County, which are licensed to produce sand and gravel, and , Amelia Sand Company and Vulcan Construction Materials produced a total of , tons of sand and gravel.

Siderophyllite-Polylithionite var. Zinnwaldite: from Morefield Mine, Amelia Courthouse, Amelia County, Virginia Silver Ore with Chalcopyrite from Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Storey County, Nevada Spessartine Garnet from Rutherford Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia. Investigation of the Rutherford Pegmatite Mine, Amelia County, Va Robert Carnes Hickman U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, - Pegmatites - 6 pages.

Get this from a library! Investigation of the Rutherford pegmatite mine, Amelia County, Va.. [Robert C Hickman; United States. Bureau of Mines.]. Morefield Mine (Morefield Pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA: A feldspar-mica and specimen mine in the Morefield pegmatite. Located near Will Morefield for Delegate | Facebook Will Morefield for Delegate - Will Morefield - The Energy Southwest Virginia Needs! - Religious Views: Christian - About Me: As the youngest.


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Located near Winterham, near Amelia Court House. Started and owned by S.V. Morefield. Morefield Pegmatite Mine, Amelia County, Va. [Robert W Geehan; United States. Bureau of Mines.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

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Please choose a different date. Amelia Court House, VA. Website +1 Best nearby. 15 Restaurants within 5 miles.4/5(16). KEARNS, L. (a) Alumino-fluoride minerals from the Morefield mine. Virginia Minerals, 39, 15 (a quarterly publication of the Division of Mineral Resources, Charlottesville). KEARNS, L.

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Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over the pegmatite mine in Amelia County, Virginia. The physicality, geology, and mining methods are Author: Robert W. Geehan. Rockhounding in Amelia County, Virginia.

Reported Minerals & Deposits From:Virginia County List. VA COUNTY MAP. Morefield pegmatite mine (f)-near Amelia beryl, cleavelandite, columbite-tantalite, microdine (amazonite), microlite, Pics of book on “The Biography of a Halite Crystal”. Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over the pegmatite mine in Amelia County, Virginia.

The physicality, geology, and mining methods are presented. Morefield Pegmatite Mine, Amelia County, Virginia Page: 1 This is owned by Silas V. Morefield of Chula, Va.

HISTORY The mine is reported to have been first opened by the owner in From Author: Robert W. Geehan. Aside from the fun mining adventures at Morefield Gem Mine in Amelia County, VA, you can also learn about its history.

Over the many long years, it has produced about 80 different mineral species, and new “unknowns” are starting to show. For more details, don’t hesitate to visit our website today.

PDF | Over 90% of the fluid inclusions in quartz, topaz, and beryl from the Morefield pegmatite, Amelia Co., Virginia, contain mixed CO2-H2O fluids. In | Find, read and cite all the research. Mots-cl6s: chiolite, macle, cindfique de croissance, mine Morefiel4 Virginie.

Iurnopucnow The Morefield pegmatite in the Amelia district of Virginia, discovered by Silas V. Morefield n l,has had a long and varied history of mining activity (e, KeamsSweet & PenickBrown ); it produced commercial quantities of mica and.

The amount of pegmatite to mine has increased over the 20 years of operation as we have better understood the deposit.

Also, land adjacent to the Morefield Mine is being developed for a quarry site and there is much congestion due to heavy equipment moving in every direction including across the Morefield entrance. Morefield Pegmatite Mine Amelia County A Virginia Morefield gem mine by sandra childers the richmond gem club was privileged to have sam dunaway and his wife sharon, the new owners of the morefield mine, as guests for the december meetinghey graciously told us about their plans and answered our eager questionsam, a newlyretired mining engineer.

The vicinity of Amelia Court House, Virginia, has long been known as one that abounds in pegmatite dikes containing rare and unusual minerals. Since the first extensive account of the locality by Fontaine 1 in nearly forty papers have been published on various phases of the mineralogy of this by: 1.

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Morefield Mine: a great family outing! - See 16 traveler reviews, 27 candid photos, and great deals for Amelia Court House, VA, at Tripadvisor.5/5(16).Virginia; Amelia Co. ⓘ Amelia (Amelia Court House) Mason, A. () The world of Rocks and Minerals.

New York, N.Y., Larousse & Co., pages. ⓘ Rutherford No. 3. Established inthe historic Morefield Gem Mine is located at Butlers Rd, Amelia Court House, VA Morefield Gem Mine/Facebook The mine was discovered by Mr.

Silas Morefield as he was surveying his land and discovered a collection of quartz crystals.