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Marion KY 2011 Fluorite
Date(s): April 11, 2011. Album by Everett Harrington. 1 - 42 of 42 Total. 613 Visits.
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very nice indeed its fun being a digger l o l
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bob stecher, Wed, 20 Apr 2011 9:05AM
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Club Dig 4/9/11

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John getting wash pump ready

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spoils from track hoe

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Me in the pit getting ready to collect some pockets

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Sawing out pockets of fluorite

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work work hi ho hiiiiii hooooo

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another spot full of pockets, these have clacite as well as fluorite

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checking out the goodies

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nothing better then a black hole...filled with cubes of fluorite and calcite (black hole pocket)

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another pocket higher in the strata

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2 ft pocket of fluorite at water line

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nice cubes of fluorite in this pocket, too far in the matrix to extract with what tools we have, note smithsonite coatings

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HUGE pocket at water line, hard to tell from this photo but that's almost 3 ft deep with 2 and 3 inch cubes of fluorite in the back

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beat up pocket, track hoe had it's way with this one

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the best pocket we found, starting to open up, you can see one of the best pieces in this photo that we found, it is specimen from photo 38 in this photo, back side of specimen, photos 39+ are of front side of piece (black hole pocket)

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smaller pocket

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the goodies area

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we love mud!

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nice cluster of fluorite 6 inches across

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some damage on top of this specimen, but nice sphalerites on fluorite in recess

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Photo does not show how killer this piece is, 4 inch deep pocket taken out whole about 8 inches wide

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lil cute cluster

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gemmy fluorite

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very dark fluorite, this comes from higher levels of the mine

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nice fluorite cluster 3 inches across

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same piece as last photo diff angle

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thumb cluster

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galena perched on top of this lil beaut

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black hole pocket produced a lot of floater singles and some broken fluorite cubes with calcite attached

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same as prev

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trim me

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nice zoning in this double cube TN

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zoning in most of the fluorite, some harder to see, this one was showy

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one of the best finds next few pictures are of this piece different angles and lighting

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same

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same

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same

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back side of best fluorite cluster of the weekend, shown in previous pocket photo floater cluster with calcite on back

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front side of floater with calcite perched on fluorite note: little white flakes on crystals are not damage but reflections of lighting for photos, one one small rub on one tip on this whole piece

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backlit to show off fluorite color, you can see some of the calcites front the back side through the fluorites on the front :)

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