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Los Lamentos Mts (Sierra de Los Lamentos), Mun. de Villa Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico

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Detailed Mineral List:
Galena
Reference: Econ Geol (1993) 88:934-947
Hemimorphite
Vanadinite
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Photo: © 2002 John H. Betts. Vanadinite from Los Lamentos Mts, Mun. de Villa Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico
Wulfenite
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1084.
Photo: © Michael C. Roarke. Wulfenite from Los Lamentos Mts, Mun. de Villa Ahumada, Chihuahua, Mexico


4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.

References

ALVAREZ, A. and GILES, D.A. (1986) Los Lamentos lead-silver mine, Chihuahua: in CLARK, K.F., MEGAW, P.K.M., and RUIZ, J., eds., Lead-Zinc-Silver carbonate-hosted deposits of northern Mexico, Society of Economic Geologists Guidebook, Nov. 13-17, 1986, p. 305-310

BENNETT, R. H. (1963) Quest for Ore. T. S. Denison & Co., Minneapolis, 135-152.

FOSHAG, W.F. (1934) The ore deposits of Los Lamentos,Chihuahua, Mexico. Economic Geology, 29, 330-345.


- Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1084.

RICKARD, T.A. (1924) The Ahumada lead mine and the ore deposits of the Los Lamentos Range, in Mexico. Engineering and Mining Journal, 118, 365-373.

- Wilson, W.E. (1980): Famous mineral localities: Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico. Mineralogical Record, 11 (5), 277-286.

External Links

- http://www.foro-minerales.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=5805 (A complete description of the locality and its minerals with many images. In Spanish language)

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