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Vanadinite from
Apache Mine (Defiance Mine; Defiance Lead Mine; Apache Vanadium Mine; Defiance vein; Vanadium shaft), Radium, Burch area, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Vanadinite
Formula:Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Comments:Abundant as fine specimens.
Habit:Stocky, prismatic crystals; common 1 to 2 mm long & up to 6-7 mm; crystals to 2 or 3 cm reported.
Colour:Deep red
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 201, 410; Wilson, W. (1971), Min.Rec.: 2: 252-258; Rocks & Min.: 20:591; Min.Rec.: 2:255, 257; 21:481; Rocks & Min.: 20:591; Guild, F.N. (1910), Mineralogy of AZ, The Chemical Publishing Co., Easton, PA; Peterson, N.P. (1962), Geology and ore deposits of the Globe-Miami district, AZ, USGS PP 342: 128; Wilson, E.D., et al (1950), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part I, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 156: 105.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Calcite
Descloizite
Mottramite
Willemite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite7 photos of Vanadinite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Descloizite5 photos of Vanadinite associated with Descloizite at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Vanadinite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Dolomite1 photo of Vanadinite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vanadinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Apache Mine (Defiance Mine; Defiance Lead Mine; Apache Vanadium Mine; Defiance vein; Vanadium shaft), Radium, Burch area, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vanadinite
4.3km (2.7 miles) A Doughboy Mine (Doughboy shaft; Doughboy group), Irene Gulch, Midland City, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) B Irene Mine (Irene group/vein; Dunkirk & Kentucky claims; Comstock prop.; American Manganese Mine; Liberty dep.; New Doughboy; Old Doughboy), Irene Gulch, Midland City, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) C New Dominion Mine (New Dominion property; New Dominion group; Stallo deposit), Big Johnnie Gulch, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) D Albert Lea Mine (Albert Lea property; Lea tunnels; Albert Lea tunnels), Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) E Crown Point No. 6 claim (Crown Point claim), Pinto Creek, Top of the World, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
29.8km (18.5 miles) F Silver King Mine (Silver King Mining Co. property; Fortune Mine; California Mine; White Horse Mine; Seventy-Four Mine; Last Chance Mine), Comstock Wash, Kings Crown Peak area, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
32.3km (20.0 miles) G Daggs group of claims, Belmont Mine (Belmont Copper property; Goodwin Mine; Monte Carlo claim; Smith lease; Doggs Mine; Lone Star Mine), Belmont Canyon, Apache Leap, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
32.3km (20.0 miles) H Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
32.7km (20.3 miles) I Belmont Mine (Belmont Copper property; Goodwin Mine; Monte Carlo claim; Smith lease; Doggs Mine; Lone Star Mine), Belmont Canyon, Apache Leap, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
37.5km (23.3 miles) J C and B Mine (C & B Mine; C. and B. Mine; C & B Group Mine; Vanadium Mine; Vanadium property; International property; Cutler and Bywater Mine), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
40.2km (25.0 miles) K North Adit, Grey Horse Mine (Grayhorse property; Black Cap; U.S. Vanadium group; Sullivan claims; J.J. Sullivan prospects; Esperanza group; Coral Canyon claim), Riverside, Riverside District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
40.7km (25.3 miles) L Grey Horse Mine (Grayhorse property; Black Cap; U.S. Vanadium group; Sullivan claims; J.J. Sullivan prospects; Esperanza group; Coral Canyon claim), Riverside, Riverside District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
43.4km (27.0 miles) M Premier property (Premier group; Santa Monica Camp; Santa Montica Camp), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
43.7km (27.2 miles) N Reymert Mine (Denoon property; Devoux property; Asia claim; Australia claim; America claim; Africa claim; Europe claim; Alaska shaft; Great Pacific), Reymert Canyon, Superior area, Mineral Mountain District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (28.0 miles) O McHur property (McHur prospect), 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (28.0 miles) P 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) Q Finch Mine (Barking Spider Mine), Reagan claims (Regan/Reagan Camp prospects; Lee Reagan property; Lee Reagan prospects; Kullman-McCool group), Keystone Gulch, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
46.2km (28.7 miles) R Reagan claims (Regan/Reagan Camp prospects; Lee Reagan property; Lee Reagan prospects; Kullman-McCool group), Keystone Gulch, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
46.7km (29.0 miles) S Overland Mine, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) T Table Mountain Mine, Table Mountain area, Table Mountain District, Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
82.9km (51.5 miles) U Bowman group (Bowman property; L&N group; Cornucopia Mine; Cornicopia claim; Robbins Mine; Tatum group; IRL group), Sunflower District (Mazatzal Mountains District; Quicksilver District), Mazatzal Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
85.7km (53.3 miles) V Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
85.9km (53.4 miles) W Ford Mine (Ford property; Old Glory 1-5 claims; Mammoth Tiger Extension Mining Corp. property), Tucson Wash, Mammoth, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
86.0km (53.5 miles) X Mohawk Mine (Mohawk-New Year Mine; Magma Copper Co. property; Mohawk Gold Mining Co. property), Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
87.9km (54.6 miles) Y Shultz Mine (Schulz Mine), Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
100.1km (62.2 miles) Z American Flag Mine (Bearcat group; Madre del Oro Mine; Lovejoy property), Campo Bonito, Oracle District (Control District; Old Hat District; Santa Catalina District), Santa Catalina Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
102.4km (63.6 miles) 0 Maudina Mine (Campo Bonito gp; Bonito Mines; Other claims; Maudina claims/property), Campo Bonito Mines, Campo Bonito, Oracle District (Control District; Old Hat District; Santa Catalina District), Santa Catalina Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
114.8km (71.3 miles) 1 Phoenix Mine (Westside patented claim; Cave Creek Gold Mine), New River Mesa, New River District, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
115.5km (71.8 miles) 2 Maricopa Mine (Apociram claim; Katherine claim; Ophir No. 3 claim; Opoeiram claim), New River Mesa, Cave Creek District, Verde Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
125.8km (78.2 miles) 3 Silver Reef Mine (Reef Mine; Cholla Mine; Silver Nugget Mine), White Horse Pass area, Silver Reef Mountains area, Chuichu area, Tat Momoli Mts, Silver Reef District, Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
130.8km (81.3 miles) 4 Unnamed V-W-Pb-Cu prospect Vhne-51n, Vaca Hills, Silver Bell District, Silver Bell Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
131.5km (81.7 miles) 5 Old Yuma Mine (Yuma Mine), Saguaro National Monument, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
137.5km (85.4 miles) 6 Lime Cap group (Snyder group), Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
137.8km (85.6 miles) 7 Twig Mine (Hogan Twigg claim), Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
138.8km (86.3 miles) 8 Jackrabbit Mine (Jack Rabbit Mine; Jack Rabbit Silica; Jackrabbit No. 1; Jackrabbit property), Tat Momoli area, Casa Grande District, Slate Mts, Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
139.2km (86.5 miles) 9 Orizaba Mine, Lake St Clair, Fraguas, Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
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