Kentrolite





 Location Found: Franklin
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1880
     
 Formula: Pb2Mn23+(Si2O7)O2
 Essential Elements: Lead, Manganese, Oxygen, Silicon
 All Elements in Formula: Lead, Manganese, Oxygen, Silicon
     
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
     
     
 To find out more about this mineral at minDat's website, follow this link   Kentrolite

     
 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.415


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 33, No. 1 - Spring 1992, pg. 21The Lead Silicate Minerals of Franklin, New Jersey: an SEM Survey, Herb Yeates, Kentrolite
View IssueV. 32, No. 2 - Fall 1991, pg. 15More on The Mineral Kentrolite From Franklin, New Jersey
View IssueV. 28, No. 2 - Fall 1987, pg. 4Kentrolite, Groutite, Manganite, and Hausmannite From Franklin, New Jersey: Some Observations, Dr. Pete J. Dunn, Kentrolite
View IssueV. 28, No. 1 - Spring 1987, pg. 3From the Laboratory, Dr. Pete J. Dunn, John L. Baum, Kentrolite
View IssueV. 9, No. 1 - February 1968, pg. 8Mineralogical Data - Kentrolite
     
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