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Bayleyite from
Hillside Mine (Happy Jack MS 920 claim; Camp MS 919 claim; Seven Stars MS 916 claim), Bozarth Mesa, Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bayleyite
Formula:Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Comments:Occurs with schröckingerite and gypsum on 300 level north of the shaft.
Habit:Sharp, well-faceted
Colour:sulphur-yellow
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 236, 238; Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 111, 130, 365; Anderson, C.A., et al (1955), Geology and ore deposits of the Bagdad area, Yavapai County, Arizona, USGS PP 278: 50; Axelrod, J.M., et al (1951), The uranium minerals from the Hillside mine, Yavapai Co., AZ, Am.Min.: 36: 1-22; Frondel, C.C. (1958), Systematic mineralogy of uranium and thorium, USGS Bull. 1064: 119; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 51, 52.; Axelrod, J.M., et al (1951), The uranium minerals from the Hillside mine, Yavapai County, Arizona, American Mineralogist: 36: 1-22.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Gypsum
Schröckingerite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bayleyite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hillside Mine (Happy Jack MS 920 claim; Camp MS 919 claim; Seven Stars MS 916 claim), Bozarth Mesa, Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
 
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