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Chromian Clinochlore from
Red Ledge Mine, Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula:Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Description
Comments:Abundant. Associated with calcite crystals.
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:MacBoyle, Errol (1919), Mines and mineral resources of Nevada County: California Mining Bureau. Report 16, 270 pp. (published as separate chapter): 77; Melhase, John (1935c), Some garnet localities of California: Mineralogist: 3(11): 23; Rynearson, Garn Arthur (1953), Geological investigations of chromite in California: Chromite deposits in the northern Sierra Nevada, California. California Division of Mines and Geology Bulletin 134, part 3 chapter 5: 239; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Calcite
Chromite
Redledgeite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Redledgeite2 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Redledgeite at this locality.
Chromite2 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Chromite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chromian Clinochlore data
Locality Data:Click here to view Red Ledge Mine, Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chromian Clinochlore
18.6km (11.6 miles) A Unnamed Cr occurrence [8], Snakehead Point, Placer Co., California, USA
41.8km (25.9 miles) B Ruby Consolidated Mine (Green Mine), Volcanoville, Volcanoville District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
44.1km (27.4 miles) C Knoff Mine (Austin Mine; Ladue property; Federwitz; Knoff Austin; Bald Mountains), Volcanoville, Volcanoville District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) D Black Oak Mine [2] (Black Oak deposit; Cassiorina Mine; Cassiorini Mine), Georgetown, Georgetown District, East Segment Mother Lode, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
57.2km (35.5 miles) E Shelley Mine (Wolf Mine; Shelly Mine; Shelley Wolf Mine), Coloma, Coloma District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
59.6km (37.0 miles) F Newcastle, Ophir District (Auburn District; Duncan Hill District), Placer Co., California, USA
67.3km (41.8 miles) G Pilliken Mine (Pillikin Mine; Pillikan Mine; Pilliken Chrome Mine), Flagstaff Hill, Salmon Falls District (Flagstaff Hill area), El Dorado Co., California, USA
68.6km (42.6 miles) H Flagstaff Hill occurrences, Flagstaff Hill, Salmon Falls District (Flagstaff Hill area), El Dorado Co., California, USA
87.3km (54.3 miles) I Brandon Mine [4], Brandon Corner, Shingle Springs District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
88.6km (55.1 miles) J Smith Mine, Latrobe, Latrobe District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
88.7km (55.1 miles) K Latrobe, Latrobe District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
89.8km (55.8 miles) L Chaix Mine (Chaix prospect), Latrobe, Latrobe District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
119.2km (74.1 miles) M Ward and Lyons Mine (White Hawk mining claim; Red Hawk Mine), Camp Pardee, Pardee District, Calaveras Co., California, USA
122.8km (76.3 miles) N Neugebauer Mine, Camp Pardee, Pardee District, Calaveras Co., California, USA
130.9km (81.3 miles) O Ellingwood and Vogelsang Mine (Ellingwood Mine; McAfee lease; City of Stockton property), Buena Vista Mountain, Pardee District, Calaveras Co., California, USA
144.5km (89.8 miles) P Hinch Mine (Hinch and Clary deposit), Carmen City, Foothill Copper Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
145.4km (90.4 miles) Q Clary and Langford Mine (Langford deposit; Porter and Spring; Porter and Springs; Nassau), Carmen City, Foothill Copper Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
145.5km (90.4 miles) R Clary & Langford Mine (Porter and Springs Mine; Nassau), Carmen City, Foothill Copper Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
155.5km (96.6 miles) S Mayflower Chrome Mine (Burnham and Wilson Mine; Mayflower property; Mayflower deposit), Mountain Top, French Creek District, Calaveras Co., California, USA
156.4km (97.2 miles) T Dean Mine, Mountain Top, French Creek District, Calaveras Co., California, USA
175.1km (108.8 miles) U North Elder Creek group (Joyce Mine; Hill Mine; Noble Electric Steel Company Mine; SW Hill Mine; Elder Creek Mine), Tehama Co., California, USA
182.1km (113.1 miles) V Jacksonville, Jacksonville District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
205.3km (127.6 miles) W Mendenhall Mine, Tesla, Livermore District (Tesla District), Diablo Range, Alameda Co., California, USA
210.8km (131.0 miles) X Mendenhall No. 1 Mine (Cedar Mountain Mine; Mendenhall Chrome Mines; Mendenhall Mine; Newman Mine), Cedar Mountain, Cedar Mountain District, Diablo Range, Alameda Co., California, USA
235.3km (146.2 miles) Y Forest Queen Mine (Union Forest Queen Mine; Bull Dog Mine; North Star No. 1 Mine; Rattlesnake Mine; Black Bird Mine; Grey Eagle; Gray Eagle claim; Mammoth claim), Rattlesnake Hill, Klamath Mts, Shasta Co., California, USA
240.8km (149.6 miles) Z Little Castle Creek Mine (Castle Crag Mine; Brown Mine), Dunsmuir, Siskiyou Co., California, USA
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