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Charleboix Asbestos Mine (Charleboix claims; Percival Asbestos Mine), Pinyon Pines, San Jacinto Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° 36' 59'' North , 116° 28' 51'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 33.6163888889, -116.481111111


A former asbestos occurrence/mine located in the NW¼SE¼SE¼ sec. 29 & in the NE¼ sec. 32, T6S, R5E, SBM, 4.0 km (2.5 miles) NW of Pinyon Pines, at the NW edge of Pinyon Flat, W of Palm Canyon Drive. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 100 meters.

Local rocks include Mesozoic granitic rocks, unit 2 (Peninsular Ranges).

Data regarding workings are not presented (the topo map reflects 1 open cast mine symbol just SW of this point).

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1 valid mineral.

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References

Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1929), Riverside County: California Mining Bureau (Report 25): 25: 499.

Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1945), Mineral resources of Riverside County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 41): 41: 158-159.

Saul, R.B., Evans, J.R., and Gray, C.H. (1970) Mines and mineral resources of Riverside County. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 9. Unpublished manuscript: 59-61.

California Division of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 77-14 (1977): 66-68.

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 398.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10115617.

U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS): file #0060650141.

 
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