Adelite





 Location Found: Franklin and Ogdensburg
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1884
     
 Formula: CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
 Essential Elements: Arsenic, Calcium, Hydrogen, Magnesium, Oxygen
 All Elements in Formula: Arsenic, Calcium, Hydrogen, Magnesium, Oxygen
     
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered" 1891
     
     
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 References:
Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.655


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 20, No. 2 - September 1979, pg. 4Contributions to the Mineralogy of Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey, Adelite (small article)
     
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