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Porterville Black Granite Quarry, Big Campbell, Tulare Co., California, USA

Latitude: 36°4'44"N
Longitude: 118°52'28"W
A former granite deposit/quarry located in sec. 29, T21S, R29E, MDM, 1.6 km (1.0 miles) SSW of Big Campbell (summit), E of Lake Success (reservoir), E of Porterville. First produced in 1915. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 100 meters.

Local rocks include Mesozoic gabbroic rocks, unit 2 (undivided).

Workings include unspecified surface openings.

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References

Goodwin, Joseph Grant (1958), Mines and mineral resources of Tulare County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology (Report 54): 54(3): 390-394.

Southern Pacific Company (1964b) Minerals for Industry, Summary of Geological Survey 1955 - 1961: Vol III - 242 pp., Southern California, Southern Pacific Co., San Francisco, CA 94105: 22.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10117871.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0061070197.

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