Quartz crystal from Staunton for Sarah_S

Quartz crystal were found during the construction of a new shopping center on Rt. 11 in Staunton VA in early 70’s. Members of the Shenandoah Valley Gem and Mineral Society of Waynesboro, VA

Quartz crystal from Collection of Randy Dixion, Collected in early 70’s from new shopping center in Staunton Va.

Quartz crystal […]

Field Trip – Faber Mine

Saturday, March 23, 2013

The Gem and Mineral Society of Lynchburg, VA. Inc. www.lynchburgrockclub.org

Field Trip to:

Faber Mine aka (Albemarle Lead and Zinc Co. Mine), Albemarle Co, VA.

Big thanks go out to those members that cleared the trail for all of us that lagged behind. Upon reaching the dump piles, everyone spread out […]

Merlinite (psilomelane&quartz) for Margie_G

Merlinite (psilomelane&quartz) earrings and pendants.

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Merlinite (psilomelane-quartz) pendant showing natural hole

Merlinite (psilomelane-quartz) pendant showing natural hole opposite view