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Powellite from
Pine Creek Mine (Black Monster Mine; Snow Queen Mine; Pine Creek Tungsten Mine & mill; Pine Creek apt plant; Pine Creek custom mill), Scheelite, Bishop Mining District (Tungsten Hills Mining District), Inyo Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Powellite
Formula:Ca(MoO4)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Knopf, Adolf (1917a), Tungsten deposits of northwestern Inyo County California: USGS Bulletin 640: 229-249; Young, George J. (1926), Mining tungsten at Pine Creek: Engineering & Mining Journal: 121: 605-606; Bateman, Paul C. (1945), Pine Creek and Adamson tungsten mines, Inyo County, California: California Division Mines Report 42: 236; Gray, R.F., Hoffman, V.F., Bagan, R.J., and McKinley, H.L. (1968) Bishop tungsten district. In Ore Deposits of the United States, 1933-1967. The Graton-Sales volume, New York. A.I.M.E.: 1552; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 332, 339; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1081.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Molybdenite
Scheelite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Powellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pine Creek Mine (Black Monster Mine; Snow Queen Mine; Pine Creek Tungsten Mine & mill; Pine Creek apt plant; Pine Creek custom mill), Scheelite, Bishop Mining District (Tungsten Hills Mining District), Inyo Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Powellite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Adamson Mine (Panaminas Inc.; Adamson claims; Adamson Tungsten deposit; Wheeler Ridge Tungsten Mine; Blue Jay claim), Scheelite, Bishop Mining District (Tungsten Hills Mining District), Inyo Co., California, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) Hilton Creek Mine (Nicoll Hilton Creek Mine; Milton Creek prospect; Filipelli prospect pits; Hilton Creek project; Phelps Hilton Creek Mine), Mount Morgan, Mono Co., California, USA
18.7km (11.6 miles) Scheelore Mine (Scheelore Tungsten deposit; Van Loon Scheelore 8 claims), Mount Baldwin, Mono Co., California, USA
26.0km (16.2 miles) Laurel Creek occurrence (Surprise and Old Timer groups), Bloody Mountain, Mono Co., California, USA
35.7km (22.2 miles) Morris claims (Morris Ameil group; Amiel group; Ameil et al claims), Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
35.7km (22.2 miles) Morris Ameil group, Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) Black Rock Mine (Black Rock Tungsten deposit), Black Rock Canyon, Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
50.3km (31.2 miles) U.S. Tungsten Company Mine, Dinkey Creek, Fresno Co., California, USA
53.9km (33.5 miles) Strawberry Mine (Strawberry Tungsten Mine; Strawberry-Macdougald Tungsten; Strawberry Tungsten deposits), Timber Knob, Madera Co., California, USA
70.5km (43.8 miles) Esquire No. 7 claim, Big Creek, Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek Mining District, Fresno Co., California, USA
 
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