Wurtzite





 Location Found: Ogdensburg
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1861
     
 Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
 Essential Elements: Sulfur, Zinc
 All Elements in Formula: Iron, Sulfur, Zinc
     
 IMA Status: Approved
     
     
 To find out more about this mineral at minDat's website, follow this link   Wurtzite

     
 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.544

Frondel, Clifford (1972). The minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, a checklist. NY.: John Willey & Sons. p.84


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 35, No. 2 - Fall 1994, pg. 22A Complex Base-Metal Assemblage From the Sterling Mine New Jersey - Wurtzite
View IssueV. 12, No. 2 - August 1971, pg. 7New Minerals for Franklin-Sterling Validated List - Wurtzite (small article)
View IssueV. 9, No. 1 - February 1968, pg. 8Mineralogical Data - Voltzite (A variety of Wurtzite)
View IssueV. 8, No. 2 - August 1967, pg. 7Mineralogical Data - Voltzite/Wurtzite
     
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