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Mojave District, Kern Co., California, USA

A Au-Ag-Cu-Sb-Pb mining district located 5 to 10 miles S to SE of Mojave, in the SE portion of the county.

References

Bateson, Charles E.W. (1905), The Mojave mining district of California: A.I.M.E. Bulletin 7: 65-82; A.I.M.E. Transactions (1907): 37: 160-177.

Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1933), Gold resources of Kern County: California Mining Bureau. Report 29: 271-339.

Troxel, Bennie Wyatt & P.K. Morton (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Kern County, California: California Division Mines & Geology County Report 1, 370 pp.: 44, 101, 104, 109, 122, 126, 127, 131, 179.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 124, 300, 354, 363.

Clark, Wm. B. (1970a) Gold districts of California: California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 193.

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 23 (map 2-11), 134, 194.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Acanthite
Alunite
Argentojarosite
Arsenopyrite
Autunite
Baryte
Bornite
Bournonite
Bromargyrite ?
Cerussite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Chlorargyrite
Chrysocolla
Corderoite
Covellite
'Feldspar Group'
Galena
Gold
var: Electrum
Halotrichite
Hematite
Illite
Jamesonite ?
Jarosite
Kaolinite
Kermesite
'K Feldspar
var: Adularia'

Marcasite
Melanterite
Plumbojarosite
Proustite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrargyrite
Pyrite
Quartz
Quartz
var: Agate

var: Myrickite
Scorodite
Silver
Sphalerite
Stibnite
Stromeyerite
Tennantite
Tetrahedrite
Turgite


46 entries listed. 39 valid minerals.

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