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Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA

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Detailed Mineral List:
Albite
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Albite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Almandine
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: © Van King. Almandine from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Andalusite
Localities: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: © WWB. Andalusite from American Girl Mine, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Arsenopyrite
Locality: Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Azurite
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Coffee Pot Mine (Coffee Pot prospect; Coffee; Coffey), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Baryte
Locality: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Baryte var: Strontian Baryte
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
'Biotite'
Localities: Morning Star prospect (Butterfly group), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bornite
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Calcite
Locality: American Boy Mine, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Carnotite
Reference: [MinRec 2:225]
Localities: Recorded from at least 2 other localities in this region.
Photo: Carnotite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Chalcocite
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Chalcopyrite
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Blossom Mine (Blossom shaft; Salamanca Consolidated Mine; Valencia No. 2 shaft; Valencia shaft), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Chrysocolla
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Copper
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Covellite
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Cuprite
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Coffee Pot Mine (Coffee Pot prospect; Coffee; Coffey), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Dumortierite
Locality: Dumortierite occurrences, Ogilby, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Dumortierite from Ogilby, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Fluorapatite
Locality: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Gold
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Photo: © Jerry A. Baird. Gold from American Boy Mine, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Gypsum
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Gypsum from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Hematite
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Hematite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Jarosite
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
American Boy Mine, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Jarosite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Kyanite
Localities: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Western Non-Metallic Mine (Western Non-Metallic Company Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Kyanite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Lazulite
Locality: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
'Limonite'
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: © WWB. Limonite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Magnetite
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Malachite
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Coffee Pot Mine (Coffee Pot prospect; Coffee; Coffey), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Mottramite
Locality: American Boy Mine, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Muscovite var: Sericite
Localities: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Western Non-Metallic Mine (Western Non-Metallic Company Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Pyrite
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Blossom Mine (Blossom shaft; Salamanca Consolidated Mine; Valencia No. 2 shaft; Valencia shaft), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Pyrophyllite
Localities: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Ogilby, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: © . Pyrophyllite from Ogilby, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Quartz
Localities: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
American Boy Mine, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Pabian Agate Lexicon database
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Pabian Agate Lexicon database
Rutile
Localities: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Rutile from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Scheelite
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Schorl
Locality: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Scorzalite
Localities: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Photo: Scorzalite from Bluebird Kyanite Mine, Vitrefrax Hill, Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District, Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Silver
Localities: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Brown vein, American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Sphalerite
Locality: American Girl Mine (Cargo Mine; Cargo Muchacho Mine), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Staurolite
Locality: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Svanbergite
Localities: Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
Tenorite
Locality: Coffee Pot Mine (Coffee Pot prospect; Coffee; Coffey), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
'Tourmaline'
Locality: Bluebird Kyanite Mine (Vitrefax Mine; Bluebird Mine; Ogilby Kyanite deposit), Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA


45 entries listed. 38 valid minerals.

References

Henshaw, Paul Carrington (1942), Geology and mineral resources of the Cargo Muchacho Mountains, Imperial County, California: California Division Mines Report 38: 147-196.

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