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Unnamed Pumice occurrences (3), Diana Peak, Blind Spring Hill, Benton, Blind Spring District (Blind Spring Hill District; Benton District), Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA

Latitude: 37°43'0"N
Longitude: 118°28'2"W
A pumice occurrence located 6.0 km (3.7 miles) SSE of Diana Peak, in the Blind Spring Valley near its juncture with the Hammil Valley. MRDS database accuracy for this location is not stated.

MRDS databse file note: Prospect symbol in the NE¼SW¼, quarry symbols in the W½SE¼.

Pliocene tuff occurs in most of the SE¼ and possibly near prospect symbol in the NE¼SW¼. Local rocks include schist of various types and ages, unit 11 (Benton Range).

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'Pumice'


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References

California Division of Mines Bulletin 174 (1956): figure __. NOTE: reference figure No. truncated in the MRDS database.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10031563.

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