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Bentonite from
Wilbur Ellis Company Bentonite deposit, Idria (New Idria), New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Bureau of Mines (1959), Report of Investigation 5487; USGS MRDS database (2005).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bentonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wilbur Ellis Company Bentonite deposit, Idria (New Idria), New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bentonite
1.8km (1.1 miles) Ashurst Ranch pit, Idria (New Idria), New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
3.9km (2.5 miles) Vallecitos Clay Mine, Sampson Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) Ashurst - Lewis pit, Llanada, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
50.5km (31.4 miles) San Benito Soap Mine (D. Z. Stewart prospect), Gabilan Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
208.1km (129.3 miles) Unnamed Clay prospect (2), Buellton, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
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