Kings Mine, The Dark Hole Valley, Parkfield District, Kings Co., California, USA
A former Hg mine located in sec. 20, T23S, R16E, MDM.
Mineralization is veins of coarse, crystalline cinnabar in weakly silicified serpentine and Franciscan sandstone & shale.
ReferencesBradley, W.W. (1916b), Fresno and Kings Counties: California Mining Bureau. Report 14: 529.
Bailey, Edgar H. (1942), Quicksilver deposits of the Parkfield district, California: USGS Bulletin 936-F: 143-169.
Southern Pacific Company (1964b) Minerals for Industry, Vol III - Southern California, 242 pp.: 14-15.
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 259.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 115, 181, 197.
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8 entries listed. 7 valid minerals.
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Locality Updated: Lägern (Otelfingen; Boppelsen), Limmattal, Zürich, SwitzerlandFrom Richard Muster, 20th Jun 2013 07:17:08