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Plumas Co., California, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 120° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~39km


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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aikinite

Albite

var: Oligoclase

Allanite-(Ce)

'Amphibole Asbestos'

Analcime

'Anauxite'

Anglesite

Anthophyllite

'Apatite'

'Apophyllite'

Arsenopyrite

'Asbestos'

Axinite-(Fe)

Axinite-(Mn)

Azurite

Baryte

Bementite

Berthierite

'Biotite'

Bismite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

Bismutoferrite

Bornite

Brannerite

Braunite

Brochantite

Calcite

Carbonatecyanotrichite

'Chabazite'

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

'Chrysoprase'

Cinnabar

Clinobisvanite

Clinochlore

Clinoclase

Copper

Cordierite

Cornubite

Cornwallite

Corundum

Covellite

Cristobalite

Cubanite

Cuprite

Cuproroméite

Cuprosklodowskite

Cuprotungstite

Diamond

Digenite

Dolomite

Dravite

Edenite

Emplectite

Enargite

Epidote

'Feldspar Group'

Ferrimolybdite

Galena

'Garnet'

Goethite

Gold

Grossular

Gypsum

Hausmannite

Hematite

Hessite

'Heulandite'

'Hornblende'

'Hypersthene'

Idaite

Ilmenite

Jamesonite

Kaolinite

Koechlinite

Laumontite

'Limonite'

Lindgrenite

Mackinawite

Magnesiochromite

Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

Manganite

Margarite

Melanterite

Metatorbernite

Metazeunerite

Millerite

Molybdenite

Mottramite

Muscovite

var: Sericite

Namibite

Natrolite

'Olivine'

Opal

'Petrified Wood'

Pharmacosiderite

Piemontite

Platinum

Posnjakite

Powellite

Prehnite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyrophyllite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Rose Quartz

Rhodonite

var: Fowlerite

'Roméite Group'

'var: Bismutostibiconite'

Scheelite

Schorl

Schumacherite

Scolecite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

'Silica'

Silver

Sphalerite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Stromeyerite

Strontianite

Talc

Tennantite

Tetrahedrite

Thomsonite-Ca

Titanite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Tridymite

Tungstite

Uraninite

Vesuvianite

'Wad'

Witherite

Wittichenite

Wroewolfeite

Wulfenite

Zircon

Zoisite


126 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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Localities in this Region


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References

Preston, E.B. (1890), Tehama, Plumas, Los Angeles, Mariposa Counties: California Mining Bureau. (Report 10): 10: 272-283, 300-310, 466-495, 692-694.

Preston, E.B. (1893), Amador, Butte, Calaveras, El Dorado, Lassen, Monterey, Plumas, San Benito, Sierra, Tuolumne Counties, also Salton Lake: California Mining Bureau. (Report 11): 11: 139-178, 200-209, 241-242, 259-262, 323-333, 370-373, 387-393, 400-419, 493-513.

Edman, J.A. (1898), The platinum metals of Plumas County, California: Mining and Scientific Press: 77: 401.

Lawson, Andrew Cowper (1901), Feldspar corundum rock from Plumas County, California …(abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 12: 501-502 (1901); […Jour. Geol.: 9: 78 (1901); …Am. Geologist 27: 132 (1901); …Geol. Zentralbl., Band 4: 1 (1903)]: .

Bradley, P.R. (1913), Pyrites deposit in Plumas County, California: Min. Met. Society of America Bulletin 6: 276-277.

Turner, Henry Ward & A.F. Rogers (1914), A geologic and microscopic study of a magmatic copper sulphide deposit in Plumas County, California, and its modification by ascending secondary enrichment: Economic Geology: 9: 359-391.

MacBoyle, Errol (1918), Mines and Mineral Resources of Plumas Co. California Division of Mines and Geology (Report 16): 16: 31-36, 55-59.

MacBoyle, Errol (1920a), Mines and mineral resources of Plumas County: California Mining Bureau. Report 16, 188 pp. (published as separate chapter).

Logan, Clarence August (1921), Plumas County: California State Mining Bureau. Report 17: circa 462.

Pagliuchi, F.D. (1923), The mineral resources of the Johnsville district in Plumas County, California: Pacific Mineral News: 2: 1-5.

Averill, Charles V. (1928), Mining Activity in Plumas County, California Division of Mines and Geology, 24th Report of the State Mineralogist (Report 24): 24: 271-278.

Knopf, Adolf (1935), Copper resources of the world; Plumas County copper belt, California: 16th. International Geol. Congress, I: 241-245.

Averill, Charles V. (1937), Mineral resources of Plumas County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 33): 33(2): 79-143.

Logan, Clarence August (1943), Current mining activity in Plumas County: California Division Mines (Report39): 39: 85-87.

Pabst, Adolf & Melvin Clarence Stinson (1960), Brannerite with gold from Plumas County, California (abstract): Geological Society of America Bulletin: 71: 2071.

Van Couvering, J.A. (1962) Geology of the Chilcoot quadrangle, Plumas and Lassen counties, California. Unpublished Master’s thesis, University of California, Los Angeles, 124 pp.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 282.

Smith, A.R. (1970) Trace elements in the Plumas Copper Belt, Plumas County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 103: 3-26.

Hietanen, Anna (1973), Geology of the Pulga and Bucks Lake quadrangles, Butte and Plumas counties, California. USGS Professional Paper 731, 66 pp.

Storey, L.O. (1976), Geology and Mineralization of the Lights Creek Stock, Plumas County, California; Paper given at the Porphyry Copper Symposium, Tucson, Arizona, 1976, 17p.

D'Allura, J. A. (1977), Stratigraphy, structure, petrology, and regional correlations of metamorphosed upper Paleozoic volcanic rocks in portions of Plumas, Sierra, and Nevada counties, California: University of California, Davis, Ph.D dissertation, 338 p.

White, III, W.W., Scott, D.F., Barnes, D.J., and Neumann, T.R. (1983), Mineral Investigation of the East and West Yuba Rare II areas (Nos. 5264 and 5172), Sierra and Plumas Counties, California: U.S. Bureau of Mines Summary Report No. MLA 71-83.

Grose, T.L.T. (2000), Volcanoes in the Susanville region, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas counties, northeastern California: California Geology: 53(5): 4-23.

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