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

Rock Type
Type:Smectite-claystone
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 Smectite-claystone 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 Smectite-claystone
1.8km (1.1 miles) A Ashurst Ranch pit, Idria (New Idria), New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) B Ashurst Ranch pit, Idria (New Idria), New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
3.9km (2.5 miles) C Vallecitos Clay Mine, Sampson Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
3.9km (2.5 miles) D Vallecitos Clay Mine, Sampson Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) E Ashurst - Lewis pit, Llanada, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) F Ashurst - Lewis pit, Llanada, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
50.5km (31.4 miles) G San Benito Soap Mine (D. Z. Stewart prospect), Gabilan Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
50.5km (31.4 miles) H San Benito Soap Mine (D. Z. Stewart prospect), Gabilan Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
208.1km (129.3 miles) I Unnamed Clay prospect (2), Buellton, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
208.1km (129.3 miles) J Unnamed Clay prospect (2), Buellton, Santa Barbara Co., California, USA
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