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Jacksonville, Jacksonville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USAi
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Mother Lode BeltBelt
Tuolumne Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 44' 29'' North , 120° 22' 24'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Chinese Camp126 (2011)15.3km
Coulterville201 (2011)15.8km
Groveland601 (2011)16.4km
Greeley Hill915 (2011)21.4km
Jamestown3,433 (2011)23.9km


A former mining boom town located along the Tuolumne River, now completely inundated beneath the Don Pedro Reservoir.

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5 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: www.mineralsocal.org
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Reference: www.mineralsocal.org
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: A constituent of a pumpellyite and epidote dike.
Reference: Leonardo, O.H. and Fyfe, W.S. (1967) Serpentinites and associated albitites, Moccasin quadrangle, California. American Journal of Science: 265: 613; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 493.
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Colour: Colorless to pale pink
Description: Occurs as masses/crystals to 5 cm in rodingite dikes.
Reference: Leonardo, O.H. and Fyfe, W.S. (1967) Serpentinites and associated albitites, Moccasin quadrangle, California. American Journal of Science: 265: 614; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 500.
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Reference: www.mineralsocal.org
'Pumpellyite'
Description: Occurs as radiating crystals about 0.2 mm long with albite in vugs and cavities of a pumpellyite-epidote dike cutting serpentine.
Reference: Leonardo, O.H. and Fyfe, W.S. (1967) Serpentinites and associated albitites, Moccasin quadrangle, California. American Journal of Science: 265: 613; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 493.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Leonardo, O.H. and Fyfe, W.S. (1967) Serpentinites and associated albitites, Moccasin quadrangle, California. American Journal of Science: 265: 613; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 493.
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Reference: [MinRec 21:481]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Chromian Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Clinochlore
var: Chromian Clinochlore
-Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
OOxygen
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
CaCalcium
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CrChromium
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Cr Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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