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Montroydite from
Socrates Mine, Castle Rock Springs area, West Mayacmas Mining District, Sonoma Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Montroydite
Formula:HgO
Comments:Occurs as crystals on globules of mercury.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bailey, Edgar H. (1946), Quicksilver deposits of the western Mayacmas district, Sonoma County, California: California Journal of Mines & Geology, California Division Mines (Report 42): 42: 216; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 181; Mineralogical Record (1989) 20: 129-142.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Mercury
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Mercury3 photos of Montroydite associated with Mercury at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Montroydite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Cinnabar1 photo of Montroydite associated with Cinnabar at this locality.
Edgarbaileyite1 photo of Montroydite associated with Edgarbaileyite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Montroydite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Socrates Mine, Castle Rock Springs area, West Mayacmas Mining District, Sonoma Co., California, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (5 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Montroydite
8.7km (5.4 miles) Esperanza Mine (Bright Hope Mine), Sulphur Creek, Black Oaks, West Mayacmas Mining District, Sonoma Co., California, USA
31.8km (19.7 miles) Red Elephant Mine, Knoxville area, Knoxville Mining District, Lake Co., California, USA
35.2km (21.8 miles) McLaughlin Mine (Manhattan Mine), Knoxville, Knoxville Mining District, Napa Co., California, USA
 
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