Essex Mine (Essex workings), Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° North , 117° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~4km|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
A former Pb-Ag mine located in sec. 13, T19S, R40E, MDM.
NOTE: This mine is listed among those incorporated into the Anaconda group. There are no separate USGS MRDS database entries for this mine as a stand alone workings.
2 valid minerals.
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Hall, Wayne Everett & E.M. Mackevett (1958), Economic geology of the Darwin quadrangle, Inyo County, California: Calif Division of Mines Special Report 51, 77 pp.: 17.
Hall, Wayne Everett & Edward M. Mackevett (1963), Geology and ore deposits of the Darwin quadrangle, Inyo County, California: USGS PP 368: 61.
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 257.
Hall, W.E. (1971b) Minor element content of the sulfide minerals, Darwin lead-silver-zinc mine, Inyo County, California. Society of Mining Geologists, Japan, special issue, 2: 119.
Czamanske, G.K. & W.E. Hall (1975), The Ag-Bi-Pb-Sb-S-Se-Te mineralogy of the Darwin lead-silver-zinc deposit, southern California: Economic Geology: 70: 1102.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 139.