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Spessartine from San Diego County, California, USA

USA
 
  • California
    • San Diego County
      • Aguanga Mountain Mining District (Smith Mountain Mining District)
        • Oak Grove
          • Aguanga Mountain
Slak, G. 2008. Personal collection and description. Mindat.org.
      • Jacumba Mts
        • Jacumba Mining District
          • Jacumba
Trask, Parker Davies, Ivan F. Wilson & F.S. Simons (1943), Manganese deposits of California – a summary report: California Division Mines Bulletin 125: 85; Trask, Parker Davies (1950) Geologic description of the manganese deposits of California. California Division of Mines Bulletin 152, 378 pp.: 209; Weber, F.H., Jr. (1963a) Mines and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 3, 309 pp.: 192; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 413, 499.
            • Tule Mountain (Mount Tule; Tulley Mountain)
Fisher, J., 2002, Gem and Rare Element Pegmatites of Southern California, Mineralogical Record 33(5), 363-407.
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: p. 152.
Trask, Parker Davies, Ivan F. Wilson & F.S. Simons (1943), Manganese deposits of California – a summary report: California Division Mines Bulletin 125: 55; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.; Chet Lemansky, Jr.
Mineralogical Record 33(5):363-407; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
      • Mesa Grande Mining District
        • Gem Hill
Fisher, J., E. E. Foord, and G. A. Bricker, 1999. The geology, mineralogy, and history of the Himalaya mine, Mesa Grande, San Diego County, California. California Geology 52(1):3-18.
San Diego Mining Company 1996. Gem Hill exploration program; Cordova, E. M., Ritchie, S. L., Rose, C. H., Wilson, R.; Mesa Grande mine field analysis and valuable mineral discovery, Winter 1995-96.
No reference listed
Jahns, R. H. and Wright, L. A. (1951), Gem and lithium bearing pegmatites of the Pala District, San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines Special Report 7A: 72 p.
        • Pala
          • Chief Mountain
Van King
          • Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill)
Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 38, pp. 1399-1408 (2000)
          • Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn)
Jahns, R. H. and Wright, L. A. 1951. Gem and Lithium-bearing pegmatites of the Pala District, San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines special report 7A: p. 35, 72 pp.
Jahns, R. H. and Wright, L. A. 1951. Gem and Lithium-bearing pegmatites of the Pala District, San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines special report 7A: p. 35, 72 pp.
www.gemandmineral.com/stewartmine.html.
Sheppard, J. B. (2008), History of the surface prospects and underground mining developments made along the northern portion of the Stewart pegmatite; personal communication with Scott L. Ritchie, San Diego Mining Company (SDMC). June/July.
Sheppard, J. B. (2008), History of the surface prospects and underground mining developments made along the northern portion of the Stewart pegmatite; personal communication with Scott L. Ritchie, San Diego Mining Company (SDMC). June/July.
Schaller, W. T. (1904), The tourmaline localities of southern California. Science 19, pages 266-268.
Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 33: pages 378-381.
      • Ramona Mining District
        • Ramona
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: pages 140-142.
Fender, Michael and Allison, Terry (2007)
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: pages 99, 105, 108; plate 5.
San Diego Mining Company (1996), Field investigations of the Sunshine Valley area; undocumented pegmatites and gemstone prospects. Ramona, San Diego County, California.
San Diego Mining Company (1996), Field investigations of the Sunshine Valley area; undocumented pegmatites and gemstone prospects. Ramona, San Diego County, California.
Tisdall, F. S. H. (1961), Spessartine garnet from California. Gemologist: 30: 61-62; Weber, F. H. (1963a), Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 104; illus., maps.: 95-96; Foord, Eugene E. et al (1989), Mineralogy and Paragenesis of the Little Three Mine Pegmatites, Ramona District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record, 20(2): p. 106.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Foord, Eugene E. et al (1989), Mineralogy and Paragenesis of the Little Three Mine Pegmatites, Ramona District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record, 20(2): 119-121; Sinkankas, J. (1988), Beryl: A Summary. Rocks & Minerals 63(01): p. 21; Jacobson, Mark I. (1988), Collections and Displays: The Proctor Collection, Colorado Springs; Colorado. Rocks & Minerals 63(1): p. 49, 55.; David London, George B. Morgan VI, and James L. Maner (2016) Pegmatites of the Little Three mine, Ramona, San Diego County, California. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
Peninsular Range Collection - Curtis L. Wilbur
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: p. 148-49.
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: p. 150.
Kunz, G.F. (1905), Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau Bulletin 37: 146-147; Weber, F.H. (1963a), Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 499.
      • Warner Springs Mining District
        • Chihuahua Valley
Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record 33(5): 369-371.
Ritchie, S. 2000. History of the Carmelita Gem Mine in the 20th Century. Southern California Gem Industries web publication: July.
 
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