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Limonite from
Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Limonite
Formula:FeO(OH) · nH2O
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ross, Clyde P. (1925a) Ore deposits of the Saddle Mountain and Banner Mining Districts, Arizona. USGS Bull. 771.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Limonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Limonite
2.5km (1.6 miles) A Mellor prospect, Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) B Hoosier Mine (Hoosier group), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) C Pool's Mine (Pools property), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) D Chilito Mine (Chillito Mine; Schneider group; Sioux group; Southwest Inspiration property; Copper States Mining Co. property; Velasco pit), Schneider Hill, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) E Apex Mine (Apex property; Arizona Apex Mine; Lavell Mine; San Bernado), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) F Rieder and Bailey group (Rieder and Bailey prospects), Winkelman area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) G Adjust Mine (Adjust group; Mellor claims; Little Treasure Mine; Blue Bird vein; Silver Cross claims; Laurence Mine; Old Odell), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
6.2km (3.9 miles) H Saddle Mountain Mine group (Lola claims; Gila Copper Sulphide Co. property; Dye vein), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) I 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) J McHur property (McHur prospect), 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
14.4km (8.9 miles) K Dripping Springs Mines (Dripping Springs claims; Cocreham and Haywood Mine; Gold Nugget Mine; Gold Queen Mine; Columbia Mine; Roundtop Mine), Dripping Springs, Dripping Spring Wash, Dripping Springs District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) L Sky deposit (Sky prospects; Fran; Zora; Peanuts), El Capitan, El Capitan District, Mescal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) M Copper Hill prospect, Crozier Peak area, Cottonwood District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
17.3km (10.8 miles) N El Capitan Mine (Gold Dust claim), El Capitan, El Capitan District, Mescal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
17.8km (11.1 miles) O Sample Mine (Old Sample Mine), Cedar Mountain area, Horse Hills, Antelope District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
18.3km (11.4 miles) P Silver Creek Mine (Hanna property; Old McGraw property; Manifest Mining Co. claims), El Capitan Mountain, El Capitan District, Mescal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
20.0km (12.5 miles) Q Lucky Boy Mine (Pinal properties; Phelps Dodge Corp. lease), Pasadera Mountain area, El Capitan District, Mescal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
20.5km (12.8 miles) R Kelvin-Sultana Mine (Kelvin-Sultana Copper Co. properties; Sultana-Arizona Mine; Riverside group), Mineral Creek-Gila River confluence area, Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
22.5km (14.0 miles) S Dunham Mine (Dunham and Centipede Mine; claim MS 1590), Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
22.7km (14.1 miles) T Mendosa Mine (Lucky Strike Mine), Mineral Creek-Gila River confluence area, Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
23.0km (14.3 miles) U Ray Silver Lead Mine (Ray Silver Mine; Richard Arlyn claims; Richard Arlen; Hay-Souffrein claims; Haley-Souffren; Crown Point claim), Scott Mountain area, Mineral Creek District (Ray District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
25.1km (15.6 miles) V New Dawn claims, Ripsey Hill area, Ripsey District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) W Unnamed Cu-Pb prospect (3), Cottonwood Wash, Cottonwood Hill area, Horse Ranch District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
26.0km (16.1 miles) X Wooley Mine (Wooley property), Ripsey Hill area, Ripsey District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
26.8km (16.6 miles) Y Zelleweger claim (Kelvin prospect), Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
27.0km (16.8 miles) Z Rare Metals Mine (Rare Metals deposit), Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
27.9km (17.3 miles) 0 Samsel Mine (Samsel group of claims; Samsel deposit; Utah Copper Gold claims; Pinal Tungsten Mines claims), Mays Gap area, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
28.1km (17.5 miles) 1 Arizona Gold Mine, Gila River, Grayback [peak] area, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
30.9km (19.2 miles) 2 Copper Reef Mine (Copper Reef Consolidated; Rawhide Mountain prospects; Coronado claims; Coronado group; North Star Mine; North Star shaft), Copper Reef Mountain, Stanley District, Turnbull Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) 3 Madera prospect (Madera claims), Madera Peak area, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
35.4km (22.0 miles) 4 King group of claims (King No. 1-2-3 claims), Little Acres area, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
38.2km (23.8 miles) 5 Grand Pacific Mine (Grand Pacific Copper Company property; Grand Pacific claims; Pacific group; Pacific Mine; Climax; Sandal group), Pacific Canyon, Apache Leap, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
38.8km (24.1 miles) 6 Magmatic Copper Mine (Magmatic Copper Company claims; Stacy claims; Lode Star claims), Apache Leap, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
38.8km (24.1 miles) 7 Belmont Mine (Belmont Copper property; Goodwin Mine; Monte Carlo claim; Smith lease; Doggs Mine; Lone Star Mine), Belmont Canyon, Apache Leap, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
39.0km (24.3 miles) 8 Albert Lea Mine (Albert Lea property; Lea tunnels; Albert Lea tunnels), Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
39.8km (24.8 miles) 9 Old Dominion Mine (Old Dominion shaft; Globe and Transit Mine; Old Dominion and United Globe Mine), Buffalo Hill, Old Dominion vein system, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
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