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Plumas Co., California, USA

Mineral List

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Actinolite
Albite
var: Oligoclase
'Amphibole Asbestos'
Analcime
'Anauxite'
Anglesite
Anthophyllite
'Apatite'
'Apophyllite'
Arsenopyrite
'Asbestos'
Axinite-(Fe)
Axinite-(Mn)
Azurite
Baryte
Bementite
'Biotite'
Bornite
Brannerite
Braunite
Brochantite
Calcite
var: Travertine
Carbonatecyanotrichite
'Chabazite'
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
'Chert'
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Chrysocolla
'Chrysoprase'
Cinnabar
Copper
Cordierite
Corundum
Covellite
Cristobalite
Cubanite
Cuprite
Cuprosklodowskite
Diamond
Dolomite
Edenite
Enargite
Epidote
'Feldspar Group'
Ferrimolybdite
Galena
'Garnet'
Goethite
Gold
Grossular
Hausmannite
Hematite
'Heulandite'
'Hornblende'
'Hypersthene'
Ilmenite
Jamesonite
Kaolinite
Laumontite
'Limonite'
Magnesiochromite
Magnetite
Malachite
'Manganese Oxides'
Manganite
Margarite
Metazeunerite
Millerite
Molybdenite
Muscovite
var: Sericite
Natrolite
'Olivine'
Opal
'Petrified Wood'
Piemontite
Platinum
Prehnite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Pyrophyllite
'Pyroxene Group'
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
Rhodonite
var: Fowlerite
Scheelite
Scolecite
'Serpentine Group'
Siderite
'Silica'
Silver
Sphalerite
Stibnite
'Stilbite'
Strontianite
Talc
Tennantite
Tetrahedrite
Thomsonite-Ca
Titanite
'Tourmaline'
Tremolite
Tridymite
Uraninite
Vesuvianite
'Wad'
Wulfenite
Zircon
Zoisite


119 entries listed. 85 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

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References

Preston, E.B. (1890), Tehama, Plumas, Los Angeles, Mariposa Counties: California Mining Bureau. (Report 10): 10: 272-283, 300-310, 466-495, 692-694.

Preston, E.B. (1893), Amador, Butte, Calaveras, El Dorado, Lassen, Monterey, Plumas, San Benito, Sierra, Tuolumne Counties, also Salton Lake: California Mining Bureau. (Report 11): 11: 139-178, 200-209, 241-242, 259-262, 323-333, 370-373, 387-393, 400-419, 493-513.

Edman, J.A. (1898), The platinum metals of Plumas County, California: Mining and Scientific Press: 77: 401.

Lawson, Andrew Cowper (1901), Feldspar corundum rock from Plumas County, California …(abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 12: 501-502 (1901); […Jour. Geol.: 9: 78 (1901); …Am. Geologist 27: 132 (1901); …Geol. Zentralbl., Band 4: 1 (1903)]: .

Bradley, P.R. (1913), Pyrites deposit in Plumas County, California: Min. Met. Society of America Bulletin 6: 276-277.

Turner, Henry Ward & A.F. Rogers (1914), A geologic and microscopic study of a magmatic copper sulphide deposit in Plumas County, California, and its modification by ascending secondary enrichment: Economic Geology: 9: 359-391.

MacBoyle, Errol (1918), Mines and Mineral Resources of Plumas Co. California Division of Mines and Geology (Report 16): 16: 31-36, 55-59.

MacBoyle, Errol (1920a), Mines and mineral resources of Plumas County: California Mining Bureau. Report 16, 188 pp. (published as separate chapter).

Logan, Clarence August (1921), Plumas County: California State Mining Bureau. Report 17: circa 462.

Pagliuchi, F.D. (1923), The mineral resources of the Johnsville district in Plumas County, California: Pacific Mineral News: 2: 1-5.

Averill, Charles V. (1928), Mining Activity in Plumas County, California Division of Mines and Geology, 24th Report of the State Mineralogist (Report 24): 24: 271-278.

Knopf, Adolf (1935), Copper resources of the world; Plumas County copper belt, California: 16th. International Geol. Congress, I: 241-245.

Averill, Charles V. (1937), Mineral resources of Plumas County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 33): 33(2): 79-143.

Logan, Clarence August (1943), Current mining activity in Plumas County: California Division Mines (Report39): 39: 85-87.

Pabst, Adolf & Melvin Clarence Stinson (1960), Brannerite with gold from Plumas County, California (abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 71: 2071.

Van Couvering, J.A. (1962) Geology of the Chilcoot quadrangle, Plumas and Lassen counties, California. Unpublished Master’s thesis, University of California, Los Angeles, 124 pp.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 282.

Smith, A.R. (1970) Trace elements in the Plumas Copper Belt, Plumas County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 103: 3-26.

Hietanen, Anna (1973), Geology of the Pulga and Bucks Lake quadrangles, Butte and Plumas counties, California. USGS Professional Paper 731, 66 pp.

Storey, L.O. (1976), Geology and Mineralization of the Lights Creek Stock, Plumas County, California; Paper given at the Porphyry Copper Symposium, Tucson, Arizona, 1976, 17p.

D'Allura, J. A. (1977), Stratigraphy, structure, petrology, and regional correlations of metamorphosed upper Paleozoic volcanic rocks in portions of Plumas, Sierra, and Nevada counties, California: University of California, Davis, Ph.D dissertation, 338 p.

White, III, W.W., Scott, D.F., Barnes, D.J., and Neumann, T.R. (1983), Mineral Investigation of the East and West Yuba Rare II areas (Nos. 5264 and 5172), Sierra and Plumas Counties, California: U.S. Bureau of Mines Summary Report No. MLA 71-83.

Grose, T.L.T. (2000), Volcanoes in the Susanville region, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas counties, northeastern California: California Geology: 53(5): 4-23.

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