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Hematite from
BCC Mines (BBC Mine; BBC claims), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Hematite
Comments:Occurs with Chrysocolla Spheres and small (1cm-) Quartz crystals, sometimes stained red. Occurs in very nice crystals
Habit:Grouped crystals to 4 cm
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 195, 246.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Quartz
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz1 photo of Hematite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view BCC Mines (BBC Mine; BBC claims), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Localities for Hematite in this Region
BCC claim No. 3, BCC Mines (BBC Mine; BBC claims), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Revenue Mine group, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) B Signal Mine group (Copper Prince Mine; Swansea Mine; Clara Consolidated Gold and Silver Mine), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) C Moro Mine group (Big Horn group), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) D Clara Mine, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
9.9km (6.2 miles) E Iron King Mine (Iron King group of claims; War Eagle Mine), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) F Planet Mine group (New Planet Mine group; Great Central Mine), Planet, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) G Argus & Maryland Mine group (Argus Mine), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
10.7km (6.7 miles) H Planet Mine (Planet Copper Mine; New Planet Mine), Planet Mine group (New Planet Mine group; Great Central Mine), Planet, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
12.8km (7.9 miles) I Mohave Chief & Norma prospect, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) J Battleship Copper Mine, Battleship Peak, Midway District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) K Arizona Pride Mine (Pride Mine), Osborne Well, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) L Mineral Hill Mine group (Continental Mine), Planet, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
13.4km (8.4 miles) M New Standard Mine, Osborne Well, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
16.1km (10.0 miles) N Chicago Mine (Chicago prospect; Chicago property; Corona Copper Co. property), Mammoth-Chicago-Copper Glance Mine group, Midway District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) O Mammoth Mine (Mammoth prospect; Corona Copper Co. property), Mammoth-Chicago-Copper Glance Mine group, Midway District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) P Mammoth-Chicago-Copper Glance Mine group, Midway District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) Q Wagon Bow pegmatites, Aquarius Mts (Aquarius Range; Peacock Range), Mohave Co., Arizona, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) R Dome City prospect, Osborne Well, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
17.0km (10.6 miles) S Copper Glance Mine (Corona Copper Co. property; Mammoth group), Mammoth-Chicago-Copper Glance Mine group, Midway District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
20.6km (12.8 miles) T Mammon Mine group (Mammon-Zeolite Mine; Wardwell and Osbourne Mine; W&O Mine), Gibralter Mountain, Osborne Well, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
21.5km (13.4 miles) U Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
23.3km (14.5 miles) V Carnation Mine (Gray Eagle Mine; Grey Eagle Mine; Empire Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
25.5km (15.8 miles) W Good Bet prospect (Smokey prospect), Bouse, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
26.3km (16.3 miles) X Little Butte Mine (Little Butte Copper Mine; Arizona Pride Mine), Bouse, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
26.5km (16.4 miles) Y Golden Ray Mine, Billy Mack Mountain, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
26.7km (16.6 miles) Z Old Maid Mine, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
26.9km (16.7 miles) 0 Lion Hill Mine group (Glory group; Rico Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
27.1km (16.9 miles) 1 Billy Mack Mine group (Ruby Mine; Billy Mack Mine), Billy Mack Mountain, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
27.3km (16.9 miles) 2 Blue Slate Mine group, Bouse, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
27.6km (17.2 miles) 3 Bouse, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
27.9km (17.3 miles) 4 Rio Vista Northside Mine (Rio Vista Mine; North Side Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
28.1km (17.5 miles) 5 Capilano Mine, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
28.6km (17.8 miles) 6 Dutchman Mine (Flying Dutchman Mine), Bouse, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
29.1km (18.1 miles) 7 Sue Mine (Sue Manganese Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
30.6km (19.0 miles) 8 Bouse Gold-Copper prospect (Bouse Gold and Copper Co. property; Dollie W Mine; Paradise Extension Mine; Llano Mine), Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
30.6km (19.0 miles) 9 Happy Day No. 4 claim (Halsted claim), Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
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