Petrified Forest, Last Chance Canyon, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USAAn opalized wood occurrence in the E½ sec. 14, NW¼ sec. 13, T29S, R37E, MDM, in Last Chance Canyon.
ReferencesDibblee, T.W., Jr. and T.E. Gay (1952) Mineral deposits of Saltdale quadrangle. California Division Mines and Geology Bulletin 160: 49-50.
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 282, 317.
Sinkankas, J. (1976) Gemstones of North America II. Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., New York: 58-59.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 355.
var: Wood Opal
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