|Minerals of the Chickering Mine Walpole, NH BERYLLONITE NaBePO4 Back to Chickering front page.|
Specimen owner ID's (capitals): TM = Tom Mortimer, BW = Bob Wilken, BJ = Bob Janules, PC = Peter Cristofono, AW = Anna Wilken
Photographer ID's (lower case).
Identification: BRY_1 => EDS analysis EDS analyst stated "Beryllonite with Mn staining." The EDS detector had minimal Na response. BRY_2, BRY_3 => visual.
Discussion: Beryllonite occurs at the Chickering Mine as milky, tabular, “cord-wood stacked” habit, crystals.