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Fluorite from
Columbia Mine (April Fool claim; Belo Horizonte mine; California mine; Columbia Gem mine; Desert Rose claim; San Jacinto mine), Thomas Mountain, Thomas Mountain [town], Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Description
Comments:Most likely apatite
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau Bulletin 37: p. 21, 122-123, 171 p.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Columbia Mine (April Fool claim; Belo Horizonte mine; California mine; Columbia Gem mine; Desert Rose claim; San Jacinto mine), Thomas Mountain, Thomas Mountain [town], Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
82.1km (51.0 miles) A Rock Corral, Landers, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
82.9km (51.5 miles) B Cajalco Mine (Cajalco Tin Mine; Cajalco Dumortierite occurrence), Temescal, Riverside Co., California, USA
87.5km (54.3 miles) C Orocopia Fluorspar Mine (Holmestake Mine), Orocopia Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
110.8km (68.8 miles) D Red Cloud Mine (Red Cloud group; Red Head group; Red Head patented claim; Great Western Mine; Great Western patented claim; White Wings patented claim; Dottie Welborn patented claim), Chuckwalla Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
119.6km (74.3 miles) E Ord Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
124.9km (77.6 miles) F Sunset vein, Daggett, Ord District, Ord Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
125.0km (77.7 miles) G Josephine Mine (Josephine ledge; Josephine claim), Ord District, Ord Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
126.4km (78.5 miles) H Brilliant claim (Brilliant ledge), Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mine; Osborn Mine; Rio Vista Mine), Ord District, Ord Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
133.1km (82.7 miles) I Felix Mine, Azusa (Dalton), San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
143.6km (89.2 miles) J Unnamed prospect, Amboy, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
143.9km (89.4 miles) K New Method Mine (Hope Uranium prospect; Hope Mine; Hoping No. 1), Amboy, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
147.1km (91.4 miles) L Fluorspar Mine group (Fluor Spar group), Palen Pass, Packard Well, Palen Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
158.5km (98.5 miles) M Afton Canyon deposit (Kings; Masson; Erisman; Florite Canyon; Bighorn Number 9; Afton Fluorspar; Randall), Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
165.0km (102.6 miles) N Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
165.8km (103.0 miles) O Red Bluff Fluorspar deposit (Red Bluff deposit), Midland, Little Maria Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
166.1km (103.2 miles) P Unnamed Fluorite occurrence, Sec. 27; T3S; R20E; SBM, Little Maria Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
166.3km (103.3 miles) Q Black Jack Mine (Renton Mine; Renton vein), Black Jack Mountain, Avalon, Santa Catalina Island, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
171.2km (106.4 miles) R Providence Mountain Mine (Philadelphia Fluorspar deposit; Providence Mountain Fluorspar deposit), Trojan District (Providence District), Providence Mts, Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
188.1km (116.9 miles) S Blue Bell Mine (Blue Bell claims; Hard Luck Mine; Hard Luck claims; Atkinson), Baker, Soda Lake Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
193.6km (120.3 miles) T SW cut, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
193.7km (120.4 miles) U Aga Mine, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
194.0km (120.6 miles) V Bird Nest E3, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
194.1km (120.6 miles) W Bird Nest drift, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
217.7km (135.2 miles) X Ivanpah Mountains deposit (French deposit; A.L. French deposit), Ivanpah Mts, Ivanpah District (Copper World District), Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
221.9km (137.9 miles) Y Giant Ledge Mine (Hard Cash Mine), New York Mts, Ivanpah District (Copper World District), Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
222.7km (138.4 miles) Z Copper Queen Mine (Queen Mine), New York Mts, Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
223.3km (138.7 miles) 0 Morning Star Mine, Mescal, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
223.9km (139.1 miles) 1 Live Oak Mine (Bronze Mine), New York Mts, Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
226.1km (140.5 miles) 2 Gillsmith and Victory, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
230.2km (143.1 miles) 3 Mohawk Mine (Clark Station Mine; Pactolus Mine; Wilshire prospect), Mohawk Hill, Pactolus, Clark Mountain District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
233.1km (144.8 miles) 4 Mountain Pass Mine (Mountain Pass deposit; Bastnaesite deposit; Bastnäsite deposit; Mountain Pass carbonatite), Mountain Pass, Clark Mountain Sub-District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), Ivanpah District (Copper World District), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
233.2km (144.9 miles) 5 Fluorite claims (Last Chance Canyon deposit), Garlock, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
233.9km (145.4 miles) 6 Last Chance Canyon, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
238.7km (148.3 miles) 7 Korfist Mine (Almaden Mine; Korfist No. 1; Juniper claim; Juniper Fluorine; Juniper Fluorspar; Crusade; KG; Clark Mountain Mine), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
239.0km (148.5 miles) 8 Mojave Tungsten Mine (Mojave Mine; Serendipity Mine; Green Mine; Green's Mine; Douglass No. 1 claim), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
239.7km (148.9 miles) 9 Pacific Fluorite Mine (War Eagle Mine; War Eagle No. 2 claim; Douglass No. 2 claim), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
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