Bell's Mill


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Bell's Mill

Bell's Mill

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 40.6314639° N, 
Long: 78.3614672° W
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 40° 37' 53.27" N,
   Long: 78° 21' 41.282" W
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Bell's Mill, Bellwood, Blair Co., Pennsylvania, US
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Probenmaterial von dieser Fundstelle wurden schon 1797 durch den deutschen Mineralogen M. H. Klaproth untersucht.

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Größe: 31x25x09 mm; Fundort: Bell's Mill, Bellwood, Blair Co., Pennsylvania, USA
Copyright: Mingems; Contribution: Philip Blümner
Location: USA/Pennsylvania/Blair Co./Bellwood/Bell's Mill
Mineral: Celestine, Celestite
Image: 1308907842
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Größe: 31x25x09 mm; Fundort: Bell's Mill, Bellwood, Blair Co., Pennsylvania, USA

Copyright: Mingems
Contribution: Philip Blümner 2011-06-24
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Minerals (Count: 3)

Rocks (Count: 1)

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Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Klaproth, M.H. (1797) Beitrage zur Chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, II, S.92-98 (als Schwefelsaurer Strontianit aus Pennsylvanien)
  • Werner (1798). Coelestin. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951). System Min. J.D. & E.S. Dana, Yale Univ. 1837-1892, Vol.II. Wiley and Sons, New York, 7th ed., 1124 S. 418.
  • Miner. Mag. 36 (1967). 135 .
  • Amer. Miner. 63 (1978). 506.
  • Can. Miner. 36 (1998). 1060.
  • Can. Miner. 40 (2002). 895.
  • Thalheim, K., A. Massanek u. R.T. Schmitt (2020). Die Entdeckung des Coelestins in Nordamerika. Min,-Welt, Jg.31, H.4, S.8-19.


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GUID (Global unique identifier) B75DD54B-6E9C-4570-9957-FEAC63E698E5
Database ID 13288