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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

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
31.0km (19.3 miles) Mountain Lily Mine (Emeralite No. 2 claim; Gem Mine No. 1 claim; Ware mine), Aguanga Mountain, Oak Grove, Aguanga Mountain District (Smith Mountain District), San Diego Co., California, USA
82.1km (51.0 miles) Rock Corral, Landers, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
82.9km (51.5 miles) Cajalco Mine (Cajalco Tin Mine; Cajalco Dumortierite occurrence), Temescal, Riverside Co., California, USA
87.5km (54.3 miles) Orocopia Fluorspar Mine (Holmestake Mine), Orocopia Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
110.8km (68.8 miles) 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) Ord Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
124.9km (77.6 miles) Sunset vein, Daggett, Ord District, Ord Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
133.1km (82.7 miles) Felix Mine, Azusa (Dalton), San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
143.6km (89.2 miles) Unnamed prospect, Amboy, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
143.9km (89.4 miles) New Method Mine (Hope Uranium prospect; Hope Mine; Hoping No. 1), Amboy, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
147.1km (91.4 miles) Fluorspar Mine group (Fluor Spar group), Palen Pass, Packard Well, Palen Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
158.5km (98.5 miles) 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) Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
165.8km (103.0 miles) Red Bluff Fluorspar deposit (Red Bluff deposit), Midland, Little Maria Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
166.1km (103.2 miles) Unnamed Fluorite occurrence, Sec. 27; T3S; R20E; SBM, Little Maria Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
166.3km (103.3 miles) Black Jack Mine (Renton Mine; Renton vein), Black Jack Mountain, Avalon, Santa Catalina Island, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
171.2km (106.4 miles) 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) 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) Aga Mine, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
193.9km (120.5 miles) Bird Nest E3, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
194.1km (120.6 miles) Bird Nest drift, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
217.7km (135.2 miles) 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) 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) Copper Queen Mine (Queen Mine), New York Mts, Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
223.3km (138.7 miles) Morning Star Mine, Mescal, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
223.9km (139.1 miles) Live Oak Mine (Bronze Mine), New York Mts, Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
226.1km (140.5 miles) Gillsmith and Victory, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
230.2km (143.0 miles) Last Chance Canyon, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
230.2km (143.1 miles) 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) 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
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