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Willemite 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:Willemite
Formula:Zn2SiO4
Comments:Occurs as granular aggregates of crystals interspersed with vanadinite and descloizite.
Habit:Small hexagonal prisms, rarely over 0.04 inches long
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 420; Peterson, N.P. (1962), Geology and ore deposits of the Globe-Miami district, AZ, USGS PP 342: 77, 128; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 95; Wilson, E.D., et al (1950), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part I, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 156: 104-105.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Descloizite
Vanadinite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Willemite 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
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4.5km (2.8 miles) A 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) B 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
37.5km (23.3 miles) C 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
43.7km (27.2 miles) D 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 (27.9 miles) E Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (28.0 miles) F 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
46.2km (28.7 miles) G Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) H Florence Mine (Florence Lead Silver Mine), Ripsey Hill area, Ripsey District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) I Table Mountain Mine, Table Mountain area, Table Mountain District, Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
85.7km (53.3 miles) J 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) K Ford Mine (Ford property; Old Glory 1-5 claims; Mammoth Tiger Extension Mining Corp. property), Tucson Wash, Mammoth, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
125.8km (78.2 miles) L 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
131.5km (81.7 miles) M Old Yuma Mine (Yuma Mine), Saguaro National Monument, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
133.6km (83.0 miles) N Gila Monster Mine, Jaynes, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
138.8km (86.3 miles) O 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
139.1km (86.4 miles) P Silver Hill Mine group, Silver Hill, Silver Hill District, Waterman District, Waterman Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
139.7km (86.8 miles) Q Turning Point Mine (Rainbow claims; Monarch Mine; Golden Wonder Mine; Camino property), Tat Momoli area, Casa Grande District, Slate Mts, Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
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166.6km (103.5 miles) S Johnson Mine (Johnson pit; Burro pit; Climax shaft; Johnson Camp Mine; Cyprus Johnson deposit), Johnson Camp, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
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