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Diopside from
Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Record (2002): 33: 161.
Associated minerals:
Associates:Fresnoite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diopside data
Locality Data:Click here to view Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Diopside
0.0km (0.0 miles) Esquire No. 8 claim (Lander's Gillespite locality), Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Ridge prospect, Cats Head Mountain, Fresno Co., California, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) Hill 2268, Drum Valley - Slickrock Canyon divide, Tulare Co., California, USA
42.6km (26.5 miles) Twin Lakes Limestone deposit, Lower Twin Lake, Twin Lakes, Fresno Co., California, USA
43.0km (26.7 miles) Unnamed Skarn occurrence [1], Lakeshore, Fresno Co., California, USA
63.5km (39.4 miles) Unnamed Wollastonite-Vesuvianite occurrence [1], Three Rivers, Tulare Co., California, USA
69.9km (43.4 miles) Molly Tungstite Claims (Blue Grouse Mine), Inyo Co., California, USA
70.5km (43.8 miles) Pine Creek Mine, Mount Morgan, Bishop, Tungsten Hills, Tungsten Hills District (Bishop District), Inyo Co., California, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) Baumann prospect (Bauman Ranch), Dumtah, Tulare Co., California, USA
76.4km (47.4 miles) Scheelore Mine (Scheelore Tungsten deposit; Van Loon Scheelore 8 claims), Mount Baldwin, Mono Co., California, USA
76.6km (47.6 miles) Pioneer Mine (Goodhope Mine; Good Hope), Grouse Peak, Tulare Co., California, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) Pickup Mine (Chipmunk), Inyo Co., California, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) Pappas prospect (Horseshoe No. 1), Mammoth Lakes, Lakes District (Lake District; Mammoth District), Mono Co., California, USA
86.2km (53.6 miles) Shadow Creek Canyon, Minarets District (Mountain District; Raymond District; Minaret District), Ritter Range, Madera Co., California, USA
95.6km (59.4 miles) Elster Mine (Elster claim), Camp Wishon, Tulare Co., California, USA
97.7km (60.7 miles) Incline Sanbornite deposit, Eagle Peak [1], El Portal, Mariposa Co., California, USA
106.8km (66.4 miles) Black Rock Mine (Black Rock Tungsten deposit), Black Rock Canyon, Banner Ridge, Chidago District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
107.9km (67.1 miles) Reward Mine (Brown Monster Mine; Ruth; Hirsch and Telescope group; Brown Monster-Reward; Graham-Jones; Eclipse; Golden West claims; Hidden Treasure group; F. D. Roosevelt claims), Reward, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
113.1km (70.3 miles) September claims (September Holding & Hillen), Bennettville, Tioga District, Mono Co., California, USA
116.2km (72.2 miles) Credow Mountain Mine (Credow Mountain Tungsten), Fountain Springs, Tulare Co., California, USA
124.2km (77.2 miles) Tyler Creek Mine (Western Exploration; National Tungsten; Verne Tyler; Bull Point), California Hot Springs, Tulare Co., California, USA
131.4km (81.6 miles) Rimrock Mine, White River District, Kern Co., California, USA
132.2km (82.1 miles) Tungstore No. 2 Mine, Posey area, White River District, Kern Co., California, USA
133.4km (82.9 miles) Coalinga Asbestos Mine (Coalinga Mine; Coalinga Asbestos deposit), Coalinga area, Diablo Range, Fresno Co., California, USA
137.5km (85.4 miles) California State Gem Mine (Dallas Gem Mine; Benitoite Mine; Benitoite Gem Mine; Gem Mine), Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
138.3km (85.9 miles) Perovskite Peak (Perovskite Hill), Santa Rita Peak, Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
138.9km (86.3 miles) Crest of hill 4461, Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
143.0km (88.8 miles) Good Enough Mine (Good Enough prospect; Gribble group), Greenhorn summit, Wofford Heights, Greenhorn Mountains District (Greenhorn District), Kern Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) Butte Mine (Hillside Mine), Greenhorn Summit area, Wofford Heights, Greenhorn Mountains District (Greenhorn District), Kern Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) Victor claim (Victor Mine), Clear Creek area, Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
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