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Apatite from
Childs-Adwinkle Mine (Childs and Altwilkle Mine; Childs-Aldwinkle Mine), Copper Creek, Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Apatite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Comments:Gangue min.; crystals on 600 ft level; 5 inch xl. 820 level.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 117; Kuhn, Truman H. (1938), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 145: 127-130; Kuhn, Truman H. (1941), Pipe deposits of the Copper Creek area, AZ, Economic Geology: 36: 512-538; Galbraith, F.W. & Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 72.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Apatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Childs-Adwinkle Mine (Childs and Altwilkle Mine; Childs-Aldwinkle Mine), Copper Creek, Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Apatite
0.6km (0.4 miles) Old Reliable Mine (Reliable Mine; Calumet Mine; Clark-Scanlon group; Copper Creek Mining Co. property), Copper Creek, Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
19.7km (12.2 miles) Kalamazoo orebody, San Manuel Mine (Apex Lead & Vanadium Mining Corp Mine; Quarelli group), San Manuel, San Manuel Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
20.2km (12.5 miles) San Manuel Mine (Apex Lead & Vanadium Mining Corp Mine; Quarelli group), San Manuel, San Manuel Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
31.4km (19.5 miles) Fisher prospect, Turnbull Mountain, Aravaipa Mining District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
64.5km (40.1 miles) Peridot Mesa (Peridot occurrence 38), San Carlos, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
67.6km (42.0 miles) Ray Mine, Scott Mountain, Mineral Creek Mining District (Ray Mining District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
82.7km (51.4 miles) Lone Star Mine (Lone Star group; Lone Star deposit), Lone Star Mountain, Lone Star, Lone Star Mining District (Safford Mining District; Dos Pobres Mining District), Graham Co., Arizona, USA
82.8km (51.4 miles) Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
 
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