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Alwood Mine (Alwood deposit), Denny, New River District, Salmon Mts, Klamath Mts, Trinity Co., California, USA

Latitude: 40°56'22"N
Longitude: 123°23'37"W
A former baryte mine located in secs. 32 & 33, T7N, R7E, HM, 0.9 km (2,800 feet) SW of Denny, along Rancheria Creek, a tributary of the New River, on National Forest land. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 500 meters.

Local rocks include Mesozoic granitic rocks, unit 5 (Klamath Mountains).

Mineral List

Baryte


1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.

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References

Davis, Fenelon Francis (1963), Highlights in California Mining, 1962. California Division Mines & Geology, Mineral Information Service: 16: 5.

Weber, F.H., Jr. (1963b), Barite in California: California Division Mines & Geology, Mineral Information Service: 16: 4.

O’Brien, J.C. (1965) Mines and mineral resources of Trinity County, California. Caifornia Division of Mines and Geology County Report 4: 125 pp.: 18.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 99.

Weber, F.H., Jr. (1966b), Mineral resources of California: Barite. California Division of Mines and Geology Bulletin: 191: 97.

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 295.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10077850 & 10238831.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0061050798.

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