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Uvarovite from
Cyclone Gap Mine (Mammoth Mine), El Capitan, Klamath Mts, Siskiyou Co., California, USA

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rynearson, Garn Arthur & Clay T. Smith (1940), Chromite deposits in the Seiad quadrangle, Siskiyou County, California: USGS Bulletin 922-J: 304; Allen, John E. (1941), Geologic investigation of the chromite deposits of California: California Division Mines Report 37: 123; Wells, F.G. and Cater, F.W. (1950) Chromite deposits of Siskiyou County, California. California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 2: 122-126; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435, 499.
Associated minerals:
Associates:Chromian Clinochlore
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Uvarovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cyclone Gap Mine (Mammoth Mine), El Capitan, Klamath Mts, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Uvarovite
5.7km (3.5 miles) Doe Flat Chromite Mine (Comeback claim; Doe Flat claim), Youngs Valley group, Bear Mountain, Klamath Mts, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
23.9km (14.8 miles) Camp Eight Mine (Camp 8 claim; Camp 8 group; St. Patrick claim), Gordon Mountain, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
27.9km (17.3 miles) Bonanza claim, High Plateau Mountain, Rockland, Diamond Creek District, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
28.3km (17.6 miles) Brown Mine (High Plateau Browns Mine), High Plateau Mountain, Rockland, Diamond Creek District, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
28.6km (17.8 miles) High Plateau Mine, Gasquet, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
29.5km (18.3 miles) Angela Chromite Mine (Angela deposit), Gasquet, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
30.8km (19.1 miles) French Hill Chrome Mine (French Hill deposit; Tyson Mine; J. & W. Mine), French Hill, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
31.4km (19.5 miles) Skyline Mine (Skyline deposit), High Plateau Mountain, Rockland, Diamond Creek District, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
33.0km (20.5 miles) Big Five Mine (Inman No. 5 Mine), Little Rattlesnake Mountain, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
33.1km (20.5 miles) Old Doe Mine, Little Rattlesnake Mountain, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
33.2km (20.7 miles) Deleray and Rodgers claim, Little Rattlesnake Mountain, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
39.0km (24.2 miles) Low Boy Claim, Waldo District, Josephine Co., Oregon, USA
40.0km (24.8 miles) Seiad Creek Mine (No. 14 Mine; Northern Klamath Mountains Mine; Red Hills Mine; Reddy No. 2 Mine; Teddy Chrome Mine; Valley View; Mountain View), Copper Butte, Klamath Mts, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
43.6km (27.1 miles) Big Red Mountain Chrome Mines (Claim No. 1; Red Mountain claim), Red Mountain area, Rocky Saddle, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
50.2km (31.2 miles) Twin Cedars Claims, Pearsoll Peak Area, Josephine Co., Oregon, USA
50.7km (31.5 miles) Old Casey, Central Illinois River District, Josephine Co., Oregon, USA
51.1km (31.8 miles) Young's Mine (Dailey Dozen Claims), Pearsoll Peak Area, Josephine Co., Oregon, USA
52.1km (32.4 miles) Rose Claim (Nichols Chrome No. 2), Central Illinois River District, Josephine Co., Oregon, USA
62.7km (39.0 miles) Sunrise Nos. 1 and 2 Mine (Stinson Mine), Scott Bar area, Klamath Mts, Del Norte Co., California, USA
62.8km (39.0 miles) Hard-To-Get Claim (Catty Buck), Chrome Ridge District, Josephine Co., Oregon, USA
78.6km (48.8 miles) Peg Leg Mine (Lambert claim; White and Brown Mine; Moffett Creek group; Chromite King Mine), Bally Mountain, Klamath Mts, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
91.4km (56.8 miles) Martin Mine (Martin-McKeen Mine; McKeen Mine; Martin McKean Mine; Martin McKeer Mine), Camp Eden, Callahan District (Scott River District), Klamath Mts, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
120.8km (75.1 miles) Section 14 claim, Crow Creek group (Chapman-Kirby claims; McConnell-Kirby), Boulder Peak, Altoona District, Trinity Mts, Klamath Mts, Trinity Co., California, USA
130.4km (81.0 miles) County Line claim (Wildcat Creek claim), Rattlesnake Hill, Klamath Mts, Shasta Co., California, USA
133.4km (82.9 miles) Little Castle Creek Mine (Castle Crag Mine; Brown Mine), Dunsmuir, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
133.7km (83.1 miles) Forest Queen Mine (Union Forest Queen Mine; Bull Dog Mine; North Star No. 1 Mine; Rattlesnake Mine; Black Bird Mine; Grey Eagle; Gray Eagle claim; Mammoth claim), Rattlesnake Hill, Klamath Mts, Shasta Co., California, USA
136.0km (84.5 miles) Shotgun Creek Mine (Gill Mine; Primm and Dougherty group; Noble Electric Steel Company property), Sims Station, Klamath Mts, Shasta Co., California, USA
190.1km (118.1 miles) Sunshine Mine (Pine Grove; Red Mountain No. 3), Litttle Red Mountain group (Blue Jay; Blue Sky; Jumbo Red Mountain No. 2; Lucky Star; 4th of July; Mary Ann; Southern Pacific lease; River Divide; Northfork; Seagrave Beegum Mine; Pine Grove), Klamath Mts, Tehama Co., California, USA
220.6km (137.1 miles) North Elder Creek group (Joyce Mine; Hill Mine; Noble Electric Steel Company Mine; SW Hill Mine; Elder Creek Mine), Tehama Co., California, USA
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