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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 Mining District, Globe-Miami Mining 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 Mining District, Globe-Miami Mining District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Willemite
4.5km (2.8 miles) 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 Mining District, Globe-Miami Mining District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) New Dominion Mine (New Dominion property; New Dominion group; Stallo deposit), Big Johnnie Gulch, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills Mining District, Globe-Miami Mining District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
37.5km (23.3 miles) 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 Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
43.7km (27.2 miles) Reymert Mine, Reymert Canyon, Superior area, Mineral Mountain Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (27.9 miles) Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (28.0 miles) 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
46.2km (28.7 miles) Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) Florence Mine (Florence Lead Silver Mine), Ripsey Hill area, Ripsey Mining District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) Table Mountain Mine, Table Mountain area, Table Mountain Mining District, Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
85.7km (53.3 miles) Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
 
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