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

Mineral Species
Species:Sulphur
Formula:S8
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 field, Kern Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sulphur
25.1km (15.6 miles) A 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) B Rincon Point, Carpinteria, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
79.8km (49.6 miles) C Sulphur Mountain, Fillmore, Ventura Co., California, USA
102.9km (63.9 miles) D Graciosa Ridge, Orcutt, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
109.5km (68.1 miles) E Archstone, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
143.7km (89.3 miles) F 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) G Parkfield Mine, Parkfield, Parkfield District, Diablo Range, Monterey Co., California, USA
150.4km (93.5 miles) H Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District, Kern Co., California, USA
159.4km (99.0 miles) I Coalinga Oil Field, Coalinga, Fresno Co., California, USA
180.4km (112.1 miles) J 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) K 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) L 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) M Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
197.8km (122.9 miles) N Clear Creek claim (Clear Creek Mine), Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
210.4km (130.7 miles) O 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) P 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) Q 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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