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Wollastonite from
Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Wollastonite
Formula:CaSiO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Peterson, Nels P. & Swanson (1956), USGS Bull. 1027-H, Geology of the Christmas Copper Mine, Gila Co., AZ: 363; Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 424; Perry, D.V. (1969), Skarn genesis at the Christmas mine, Gila Co., AZ, Econ.Geol.: 64: 255-270; Ross, C.P. (1925a), Geology and ore deposits of the Aravaipa and Stanley mining districts, Graham Co., AZ, USGS Bull. 763; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 91.; Willden, Ronald (1964) Geology of the Christmas quadrangle, Gila and Pinal Counties, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1161-E, p. E1-E64; Eastlick, J.T., 1968, Geology of the Christmas mine and vicinity, Banner mining district, Arizona, in Ridge, J.D., ed., Ore Deposits of the United States, 1933?1967: American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers, Inc., p. 1191-1210.; Ross, Clyde P. (1925a) Ore deposits of the Saddle Mountain and Banner Mining Districts, Arizona. USGS Bull. 771.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Ruizite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wollastonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Wollastonite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Dripping Springs Mountains Garnet deposit, Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
75.9km (47.1 miles) B Victory and Eldorado Mines (Arizona Asbestos Association; Chrysotile Mines; Ash Creek Deposits; Victory Mine; Victory deposit; El Dorado Mine), Chrysotile area, Salt River District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
80.9km (50.2 miles) C Big Bug claims, Redington District, Santa Catalina Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
81.9km (50.9 miles) D Seneca prospect (Seneca Iron prospect; Accident claim; Accident group), Seneca, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
85.2km (53.0 miles) E Canadian Mines (Asbestos King Mine), Mule Hoof Bend (Oxbow Bend), Salt River, Salt River District, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
101.7km (63.2 miles) F Silver Bell Mine, Mineral Mountain, Silver Bell District, Silver Bell Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
102.5km (63.7 miles) G Atlas Mine (BS & K Mine; B.S. & K. Mine; Atlas Elizibeth group [sic]), Silver Bell District, Silver Bell Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
121.5km (75.5 miles) H Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
122.3km (76.0 miles) I Mission pit (Mission Mine [old]; East Pima Mine; Mission Porphyry Copper deposit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
122.3km (76.0 miles) J Mission Mine (Mission underground mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
122.7km (76.2 miles) K Peabody Mine (Moore Mine), Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
122.7km (76.3 miles) L Mammoth Mine, Johnson Camp, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
123.3km (76.6 miles) M 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
123.4km (76.7 miles) N Mineral Hill Mines (Azurite group; Old Azurite Mine; Copper Glance Mine), Mineral Hill, Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
123.9km (77.0 miles) O Johnson Camp, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
124.8km (77.5 miles) P California Mine (Mann Mine; Andrade Mine), Andrade Ranch, Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
125.8km (78.1 miles) Q Cuprite Mine (Side Issue; Solo; Copper Vision; Copper Top; Copper Collar; Copper Chief), Cuprite Mine group, Beuhman Hill, Mount Fagan, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
127.5km (79.2 miles) R Texas Canyon area, Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
127.9km (79.5 miles) S Legal Tender prospect, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
128.6km (79.9 miles) T Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
132.4km (82.3 miles) U Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
132.5km (82.4 miles) V Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
133.2km (82.8 miles) W Copper World Mine (Helvetia Mine; Black Horse shaft; Brunswick Mine; Little Dave Mine; Owasco Mine), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
133.4km (82.9 miles) X Leader Mine (Copper Fend Mine; Copper World Mine; Owasko claims), Leader Hill, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
136.4km (84.7 miles) Y Santa Rita Mountains Mine (Santa Rita Mountains Wollastonite occurrence), Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
137.1km (85.2 miles) Z Rosemont (Rosemont Camp), Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
142.6km (88.6 miles) 0 Sierra Estrella Mountains wollastonite occurrence, Estrella Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
146.2km (90.8 miles) 1 Abril Mine (Dos Hermanos Mine; Herrera Mine), Cochise Stronghold, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
149.3km (92.8 miles) 2 Cobre Loma Mine (Cobre Loma prospect; Cobre Loma pit), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
150.4km (93.5 miles) 3 Lone Eagle Mine, Baboquivari District, Baboquivari Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
151.1km (93.9 miles) 4 Middlemarch Mine (Missouri Mine; Missouri shaft; Morning Glory shaft), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
152.2km (94.6 miles) 5 Standard Tungsten Mine (Head Center Mine; Black Prince Mine; Johnny Boy Mine; Johnnie Boy No. 1 Mine; Barite prospect; Kreis Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
154.6km (96.0 miles) 6 Silver Cloud Mine, Escapule Mine group (Escapule Mine; Joe Escapule Mine; Moonlight group; Northside group; Garnet group; Arizona group), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
157.2km (97.7 miles) 7 Silver Bell prospect (Silver Bell claims; Ella shaft), Teviston District, Dos Cabezas Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
162.7km (101.1 miles) 8 West Side Mine, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
163.3km (101.5 miles) 9 Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
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