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Red Bird Mine, Lovelock, Antelope District, Pershing Co., Nevada, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 10' 10'' North , 118° 10' 20'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.1694444444, -118.172222222

A Hg mine located in sec 33, T27N, R34E, MDM.
10-15 miles southeast of Lovelock, in the Antelope Springs District. Known for good crystals of cinnabar

Mineral List

29 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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BERRY, L.G., FAHEY, J.J. & BAILEY, E.H. (1952): Robinsonite, a new lead antimony sulfide. American Mineralogist 37, 438-446.
JAMBOR, J.L. (1967a): New lead sulfantimonides from Madoc, Ontario. 1. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 7-24.
JAMBOR, J.L. (1967b): New lead sulfantimonides from Madoc, Ontario. 2. Mineral descriptions. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 191-213.
JAMBOR, J.L. (1968): New lead sulfantimonides from Madoc, Ontario. 3. Syntheses, paragenesis, origin. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 507-521.
JAMBOR, J.L. (1969): Dadsonite (minerals Q and QM), a new lead sulphantimonide. Mineralogical Magazine 37, 437-441.

Canadian Mineralogist (1982): 20: 97.

Minerals of Nevada (____), Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication 31.
Castor, S. B. & Ferdock, G.C. (1962): Minerals of Nevada. University of Nevada press, 1962. p. 104

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