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Afton Canyon deposit (Kings; Masson; Erisman; Florite Canyon; Bighorn Number 9; Afton Fluorspar; Randall), Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

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Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Description: Occurs as veins ½ inch (1.25 cm) to 8 inches (20 cm) wide and up to 1 mile (1.62 km) long.
Reference: Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1943b), Mineral resources of San Bernardino County: California Division Mines Report 39: 513-514; Crosby, James W. III & S.R. Hoffman (1951), Fluorspar in California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 47: 633-636; Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 190.

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Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1943b), Mineral resources of San Bernardino County: California Division Mines Report 39: 513-514.
Crosby, James W. III & S.R. Hoffman (1951), Fluorspar in California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 47: 633-636.
Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list: No. 465: 159, 424.
Southern Pacific Co. (1964b), Minerals for Industry, Vol. III - Southern California: 173.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 190.

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