Sherlock Mine, Red Mountain, Black Wonder Mining District, Santa Clara Co., California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Black Wonder Mining District||Mining District|
|Santa Clara Co.||County|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 121° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
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A former magnesite occurrence/mine located in secs. 12 & 13, T6S, R4E, MDM, and in secs. 18 & 19, T6S, R5E, MDM (??) (probably should be secs. 18 & 19, T6S, R4E, and secs. 12 & 13, T6S, R5E), on/near Red Mountain.
NOTE: This locality is not listed in the USGS MRDS database.
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Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Magnesite|
Reference: Hess, Frank L. (1908b), The magnesite deposits of California: USGS Bulletin 355, 67 pp.: 33; Bondenlos, A.J. (1950) Magnesite deposits of central Ceará, Brazil. Washington, Government Printing Office, 153p.: 238; Maddock, M.E. (1964) Geology of the Mount Boardman quadrangle, California. California Division of Mines and Geology Map Sheet 3.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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Hess, Frank L. (1908b), The magnesite deposits of California: USGS Bulletin 355, 67 pp.: 33.
Bondenlos, A.J. (1950) Magnesite deposits of central Ceará, Brazil. Washington, Government Printing Office, 153p.: 238.
Maddock, M.E. (1964) Geology of the Mount Boardman quadrangle, California. California Division of Mines and Geology Map Sheet 3.
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 249.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 205.
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