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Galena from
Red Ledge Mine, Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Galena
Formula:PbS
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:MacBoyle, Errol (1919), Mines and mineral resources of Nevada County: California Mining Bureau. Report 16, 270 pp. (published as separate chapter): 67; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 350; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 130; www.mineralsocal.org
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Quartz
Stibnite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Galena data
Locality Data:Click here to view Red Ledge Mine, Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Galena
4.3km (2.7 miles) A Spanish Quartz Mine (Spanish Qtz.; Spanish Mine; Spanish Mng. & S F Com. Co.; Spanish Mng. & S F Commercial Co.; American claim; Spanish claim; Santa Anita claim; Santa Anita Extension claim; Pine Tree claim; Singleton claim; Grizzly claim; Savage claim; Mexican Cons./Santa Anita), Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
8.4km (5.2 miles) B Yuba Mine (Yuba Consolidated; Yuba Quartz Mine; Yuba Qtz; Yuba claim; Yuba River), Omega, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
8.6km (5.4 miles) C Last Chance Mine (Last Chance Quartz Mine; Last Chance Qtz), Omega, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
8.7km (5.4 miles) D Arctic group, Omega, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) E Blue Bell Quartz Mine (Blue Bell Qtz.; Blue Bell Gp.; Blue Bell Mine; German Cons.; German Mine), Omega, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) F Eagle Bird Quartz Mine (Eagle Bird Qtz.; Diamond Creek Mine; Diamond Cons.; Eagle Bird Mine; Gold Bug; Gold Bug/Sunlight Consolidated; Sunlight Consolidated; Yuba Canyon Consolidated; Yuba Canyon Cons.; Diamond Creek/Stem Winder/Etna), Omega, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
9.4km (5.9 miles) G Republic Quartz Mine [1] (National group; National Quartz Mine; Republic Qtz.), Graniteville, Graniteville District (Eureka District), Nevada Co., California, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) H Ancho Quartz Mine (Ancho Mine; Ancho claim; Erie claim; Ohio claim; Wheeling lode; Consolidaton of Ancho and Erie groups; Oliver and Holland; Dublin Bay Consolidated; Neuralgaline [Neuralgia] and Lane/Holland; Nevada; Wheeling; West Virginia; Nevada claim/Canton/Dandarine; Mc Carthy/Edison), Graniteville, Graniteville District (Eureka District), Nevada Co., California, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) I Rocky Glen Mine (Illinois Consolidated claim; Illinois Cons.; Stacey claim; Annie and Russel Ravine claim; Blue Cloud claim), Graniteville, Graniteville District (Eureka District), Nevada Co., California, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) J Gold Canyon Mine, Plumbago, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
11.8km (7.4 miles) K Birchville Mine (Iowa Consolidated; Birchville claim; Iowa claim; Commercial claim; North Commercial claim; South Commercial claim; Wisconsin Gold and Silver claim), Graniteville, Graniteville District (Eureka District), Nevada Co., California, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) L Plumbago Mine (Marion Mine; Croesus Mine; Standard Extension Mine; Crafts Clute Mine; Enterprise Mine; Hope Mine; Gold Beater Mine), Plumbago, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) M Eldorado Mine (Terrible; Eldorado Extension; Eldorado Ext), Alleghany, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
14.1km (8.7 miles) N Minnie D & Lucky Larry Mine (Minnie D and Lucky Larry; Minnie D claim; Lucky Larry claim), Alleghany, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) O Tightner Mine (Tightner Mines), 16 to 1 Mine (Sixteen-to-One Mine; Original Sixteen-to-One Mine), Alleghany, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) P Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) Q Federal Loan & Consols Mine (Federal Loan and Consols; Federal Loan Quartz Mine; Federal Loan Mine), Willow Valley, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) R Big Blue Mine (Big Blue Quartz; Big Blue claim; Vulture claim), Dutch Flat, Dutch Flat District (Towle District), Placer Co., California, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) S Labelle & McKinley Mine (Labelle and McKinley Mine), Willow Valley, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) T Kate Hardy Mine (Hawn Mine; Derelict Mine; Kate Hardy Mine and mill), Old Mountain House, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) U Hoge Mine (Great Northern Gold Mines Inc. Mine), Willow Valley, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) V Randolph Mine (Western Merger), Blue Tent, Blue Tent District, Nevada Co., California, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) W Hoge Mine (Great Northern Gold Mines Inc.), Willow Valley, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) X Enterprise Quartz Mine (Enterprise Qtz.; Enterprise Mine), Columbia Hill, North Columbia District (Columbia Hill District), Nevada Co., California, USA
17.5km (10.9 miles) Y Deadwood Quartz Mine (Deadwood Mine; Railroad Quartz Mine; Railroad Qtz.; Railroad Mine), Willow Valley, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
17.6km (11.0 miles) Z Uncle Sam Mine (Verrue; Keller; Yates; Simpson; North Fork Mine; Wisconsin Extension; Wisconsin Ext), Forest, Alleghany District (Forest District), Sierra Co., California, USA
17.8km (11.1 miles) 0 North Banner Consolidated Mine (North Banner Quartz Mine; North Banner Cons.; North Banner Co; North Banner Qtz), Lava Cap-Banner-Central group (Central Consolidated; South Banner; North Banner), Banner Mountain (Banner Hill), Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
17.9km (11.1 miles) 1 Delhi Mine (Consolidated/Last Chance/Excelsior), Delhi - St. Gothard Consolidated Mine (Delhi - St. Gothard Mine), Columbia Hill, North Columbia District (Columbia Hill District), Nevada Co., California, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) 2 Yellow Metal Mine (Yellow Metal group; Yellow Metal claim; Dollarsign claim; Wedge claim; Jeffersonian; Golden Rod claim; Beth claim; Beth Extension claim), Bowman Lake Reservoir, English Mountain District, Nevada Co., California, USA
18.1km (11.2 miles) 3 Ironsides Mine, Cornish House, American Hill District, Sierra Co., California, USA
18.2km (11.3 miles) 4 Murchie Mine (Lone Star Mine; Big Blue Mine; Murchie and Starr; Coe vein; Big Blue vein; Independence vein), Willow Valley, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
19.0km (11.8 miles) 5 Canada Hill Mine, Alpine Quartz Mine (Alpine Qtz.; Independence/St. Louis; Alpine and Little Done Mine; North Grant Cons.; North Grant Consolidated Mine), Nevada City, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) 6 Alpine Quartz Mine (Alpine Qtz.; Independence/St. Louis; Alpine and Little Done Mine; North Grant Cons.; North Grant Consolidated Mine), Nevada City, Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) 7 Dorer Mine (Anchor Mining Company property), Damascus, Damascus District (Sunny South District), Placer Co., California, USA
19.4km (12.1 miles) 8 Southern Cross Mine [1], Damascus, Damascus District (Sunny South District), Placer Co., California, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) 9 Lava Cap-Banner-Central group (Central Consolidated; South Banner; North Banner), Banner Mountain (Banner Hill), Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
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