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Mohawk Mine (Clark Station Mine; Pactolus Mine; Wilshire prospect), Mohawk Hill, Pactolus, Clark Mountain District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Latitude: 35°28'53"N
Longitude: 115°36'53"W
A former Pb-Cu-Au-Ag-Zn-Mn mine complex located in secs. 7, 8, 17 & 18, T16N, R13E, SBM, on and around Mohawk Hill.

NOTE: This mine has been placed off limits and posted against trespass in both English and Spanish. Both roads leading to the mine adits are chained and padlocked with carbide-shackled locks (as of February 3, 2010).

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Adamite
var: Cuprian Adamite
Agardite-(Y)
Anglesite
Ankerite
Aragonite
Arsenbrackebuschite
Arseniosiderite
Arsenopyrite
Aurichalcite
Austinite
Azurite
Beaverite-(Cu)
Beudantite
Brochantite
Calcite
Carminite
Cerussite
Chalcanthite
Chalcophanite
Chalcophyllite
Chalcopyrite
Chalcosiderite
Chlorargyrite
Chrysocolla
Conichalcite
Copper
Cuprite
Delafossite
Dioptase
Duftite
Epsomite
Fluorite
Fraipontite
Galena
Goethite
Gold
Hematite
Hemimorphite
Hetaerolite
Hidalgoite
Hydrohetaerolite
Jarosite
'Limonite'
Malachite
Massicot
Mimetite
Mixite
Olivenite
Plumbojarosite
Pyrolusite
Quartz
Rhodochrosite
Rosasite
Sauconite
Scorodite
Silver
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Sulphur
Tsumebite


61 entries listed. 59 valid minerals.

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References

Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1943b), Mineral resources of San Bernardino County: California Division Mines Report 39: 484, 485.

Wiebelt, F.J. (1949a), Investigation of the Mohawk lead-zinc mine, San Bernardino County, California: US Bureau Mines Report of Investigation 4478.

Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49: 49-192: 109.

Hewett, Donnel Foster (1956) Geology and mineral resources of the Ivanpah quadrangle, California and Nevada, USGS Professional Paper 275, 172 pp.: 145.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 59, 172.

Mineralogical Record (1977): 8: 432.

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 85, 104, 168, 227, 229, 230, 233, 277, 302, 303, 321, 323.

California Division of Mines and Geology Open File Report 84-2 (1984): No. 19, Plates 5 & 6.

U.S. Bureau of Mines (1990), Mineral Investigation of the East Mojave National Scenic Area, San Bernardino County, California: Table 2: No. 95: 74; No. 107: 76.

Wise, William S. (1990), The Mineralogy of the Mohawk Mine San Bernardino County, California, San Bernardino County Museum Association, Quarterly Vol 37(1), February, 1990.

Mineralien-Welt (1993): 1/93: 44.

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