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Dupont Stontianite group (Ludlow; L.A. Davis; Rowe and Buehler Mine; Argos deposit), Argos, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° 45' 0'' North , 116° 16' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 34.75, -116.283332825


A Sr occurrence located in the NE¼ sec. 30, T8N, R7E, SBM, 4.0 km (2.5 miles) NW of Argos, N of Interstate highway 40. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 500 meters.

Mineralization is hosted in lake sediments. Local rocks include Tertiary volcanic flow rocks, unit 16 (Northern Mojave Desert) and/or Quaternary alluvium and marine deposits.

Workings include unspecified surface openings.

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1 valid mineral.

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References

Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division of Mines (Report 49): 49(1-2): tabulated list No. 565, p. 191-192.

Oesterling, W.A. and Spurck, W.H. (1964), Minerals for Industry, Summary of Geological Survey 1955 - 1961: Vol III - 242 pp., Southern California, Southern Pacific Company, San Francisco, CA 94105: 190.

USGS Miscellaneous Geological Investigations map file I-476 (1966): 4 (text).

Rapp, J.S. and Vredenburgh, L.M. (1992) Industrial Mineral Resource Potential of Tertiary Playa Deposits of the Fort Irwin area, San Bernardino County, California: Society of Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc. Preprint Number 92-44, 9 p.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10023755 & 10188733.

U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS): file #0060710650.

 
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