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Gypsum from
Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Gypsum
Formula:CaSO4 · 2H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Rolf Luetcke
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gypsum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Gypsum
2.0km (1.2 miles) Middlemarch Mine (Missouri Mine; Missouri shaft; Morning Glory shaft), Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) The Pit prospect, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) San Juan Mine (San Juan group; Gordon Mine; Mann adit; Sulphide adit; Silver adit), Gordon Camp, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) Commonwealth Mine (Pearce Mine; Silver Ware Mine; Brockman Mine; Smith Mine; Rinaud Mine; Ritter Mine; Eisenhart vein), Pearce, Pearce Mining District, Pearce Hills, Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
15.2km (9.5 miles) Shannon Mine (Shannon Copper Belle Mine), Turquoise Mining District (Courtland-Gleeson Mining District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
16.0km (10.0 miles) Last Chance Mine (1907 Mine), Casey Hill, Courtland, Turquoise Mining District (Courtland-Gleeson Mining District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
16.1km (10.0 miles) Maid of Sunshine Mine, Turquoise Mining District (Courtland-Gleeson Mining District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
22.5km (14.0 miles) Tombstone Mining District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
23.3km (14.5 miles) Turkey Creek Ridge deposit, Turkey Creek, Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
23.5km (14.6 miles) Centurion Mine (Lady Rose group; Alaskite group), Centurion, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
 
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