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Quartz from
Belmont Mine (Belmont lease; South Belmont incline; North Belmont shaft; Silver Bill Mine), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:As a body 100 feet (31 meters) wide containing large crystals.
Habit:Large; to 2 feet (0.6 meters) long.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Keith, Stanton B. (1975), Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 191, Index of Mining Properties in Santa Cruz County Arizona: 76 (Table 4); Crosby (1906): 120-122; Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 347; Crosby (1906): 120-122; Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, AZ, USGS Bull. 582: 340-341; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Belmont Mine (Belmont lease; South Belmont incline; North Belmont shaft; Silver Bill Mine), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.3km (0.2 miles) Holland Mine, Duquesne Gulch, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) Pride of the West Mine (Washington Mine), Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
0.7km (0.5 miles) O'Connor prospect, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Bonanza Mine, Westinghouse Mine (Westinghouse property; Davis property), Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Maine Mine (Ella Mine; Ochoa Mine), Washington Gulch, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Kansas Mine (Poole group; Venados Mine), Washington Gulch, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
2.3km (1.4 miles) Santo Nino Mine (Santo Niño Mine; North Santo Nino; North Santo Wind; Brooks; Santa Maria Mo Mine), Santo Niño Mine area, San Antonio Canyon, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
2.3km (1.5 miles) Gold Ledge prospect, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
6.2km (3.9 miles) Proto Mine (Proto group; Proto Brothers claim), Gladstone Mine group (Gladstone prospect; Gladstone-Proto group; Proto Mine group), Providencia Canyon, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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