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Sulphur from
Maricopa prospect (Koskmyre prospect; Hambleton prospect; Ramey prospect), Sunset Oil District, Kern Co., California, USA

Description
Comments:Occurs as crystals and gray amorphous sulphur cement in shallow soil.
Colour:Gray
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Troxel, Bennie Wyatt & P.K. Morton (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Kern County, California: California Division Mines & Geol. County Report No. 1, 370 pp.: 288; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 52.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sulphur data
Locality Data:Click here to view Maricopa prospect (Koskmyre prospect; Hambleton prospect; Ramey prospect), Sunset Oil District, Kern Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sulphur
25.1km (15.6 miles) Antimony Peak deposit (San Emigdio Mine; Antimony Peak Mine), Antimony Peak, Frazier Park, San Emigdio Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) Rincon Point, Carpinteria, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
79.8km (49.6 miles) Sulphur Mountain, Fillmore, Ventura Co., California, USA
102.9km (63.9 miles) Graciosa Ridge, Orcutt, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) Patriquin Mine (Cholame-Parkfield Mine; Paloma Mining Company; Franciscan Mine; Pitts Mine), Parkfield, Parkfield District, Diablo Range, Monterey Co., California, USA
143.8km (89.4 miles) Parkfield Mine, Parkfield, Parkfield District, Diablo Range, Monterey Co., California, USA
150.4km (93.5 miles) Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District, Kern Co., California, USA
159.4km (99.0 miles) Coalinga Oil Field, Coalinga, Fresno Co., California, USA
180.4km (112.1 miles) Coso Mine (Devil's Kitchen; Atlas; Lynch & Lynch; Nicol; Walley-Mickey & Wheeler), Coso Hot Springs deposit, Coso Hot Springs, Coso District (New Coso District), Coso Mts (Coso Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
180.9km (112.4 miles) Wheeler Area Mine (Coso Mine), Coso Mine (Devil's Kitchen; Atlas; Lynch & Lynch; Nicol; Walley-Mickey & Wheeler), Coso Hot Springs deposit, Coso Hot Springs, Coso District (New Coso District), Coso Mts (Coso Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
182.6km (113.4 miles) Coso Hot Springs deposit, Coso Hot Springs, Coso District (New Coso District), Coso Mts (Coso Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
195.5km (121.5 miles) Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
197.8km (122.9 miles) Clear Creek claim (Clear Creek Mine), Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
210.4km (130.7 miles) Defiance Mine, Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
211.7km (131.5 miles) Thompson Mine, Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
270.9km (168.3 miles) Stayton Mine (Stayton Quicksilver Mine; Pacific claim of Stayton group), Antimony Peak, Stayton District (McLeod District; Panoche District), Diablo Range, Merced Co., California, USA
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