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Blanchard Mine (Portalas-Blanchard Mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
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Latitude: 33°48'42"N
Longitude: 106°22'30"W
 
 
A lead mine located near Bingham. Owned by Portalas Mining Co. Ore is in the Council Springs Limestone member of the Pennsylvanian Madera Limestone.

Also known as Hansonburg Lead mine and McCarthy Lead mine.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Anglesite
Antlerite
Atacamite
Aurichalcite
Baryte
Beaverite-(Cu)
'Blanchardite'
Brochantite
Calcite
Caledonite
Cerussite
Chalcanthite
Chalcopyrite
Chrysocolla
Cinnabar
Copper
Corkite
Covellite
Creedite
Cuprite
Cyanotrichite
Fluorapatite
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite
Fraipontite
Galena
Goethite
Goslarite
Gypsum
var: Selenite
Hemimorphite
Hydrozincite
Jarosite
Linarite
Malachite
Marcasite
Mottramite
Murdochite
Otavite
Plattnerite
Plumbojarosite
Pyrite
Pyromorphite
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
Rosasite
Scrutinyite (TL)
Smithsonite
Spangolite
Sphalerite
Sulphur
Tenorite
Wulfenite


80 entries listed. 48 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

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References

The Mineralogical Record: 20: 31-46.

Rocks & Minerals (1989): 64: 30.



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