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Ely Mine (Copperfield Mine; Pollard Mine; Vermont Copper Mine), South Vershire, Town of Vershire, Orange Co., Vermont, USAi
Regional Level Types
Ely Mine (Copperfield Mine; Pollard Mine; Vermont Copper Mine)Mine
South Vershire- not defined -
Town of Vershire- not defined -
Orange Co.County
VermontState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° 55' 46'' North , 72° 17' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Fairlee189 (2017)11.7km
Orford1,162 (2017)12.0km
Bradford788 (2017)14.4km
Chelsea1,242 (2017)14.6km
Lyme1,788 (2017)16.9km


A former Cu mine located 2.6 km (8,500 feet) ENE of South Vershire in the town of Vershire. Opened in 1821.

Ore consists of pyrrhotite and chalcopyrite with some pyrite and sphalerite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


25 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Weed, Walter H. (1920): Mines Register, vol. 14, p. 1420.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
'Hornblende'
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330 ; Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Rocks & Min 71:330
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont (USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Rozenite29.6.6.1FeSO4 · 4H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Weed, Walter H. (1911): Copper Deposits of the Appalachian States (USGS Bulletin 455)
Jacobs, E. C. (1916): Copper Mining in Vermont; in Report of the State Geologist on the Mineral Industries and Geology of Vermont, pp. 195-197.
Weed, Walter H. (1920): Mines Register, vol. 14, p. 1420.
Rocks & Minerals 18:21
Willard, K. (1980): The Rise and Fall of Ely (Momentum, November 19, 1980).
Meeks, Harold A. (1986): Vermont's Land and Resources (The New England Press, Inc. Shelburne, Vermont)
Rocks & Minerals 71:330
Piatak, Nadine M., et. al. (2004). Geochemical Characterization of Mine Waste at the Ely Copper Mine Superfund Site, Orange County, Vermont
(USGS Open-File Report 2004-1248)


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