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Vanadinite from
Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mining District
Classification
Species:Vanadinite
Formula:Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Comments:Occurs as a secondary mineral in replacement deposits in metamorpbhosed limestones associated with iron & manganese oxides, etc.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 411; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, AZ, Econ.Geol., 12: 237-269.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Jarosite
Wulfenite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vanadinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vanadinite
18.4km (11.4 miles) Total Wreck Mine, Cienega Creek, The Narrows, Empire Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
23.9km (14.8 miles) Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
27.7km (17.2 miles) Glove Mine group (Zombie & Zeco claims; Festiago-Franklin; Blacksmith adit), Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) Glove Mine (Sunrise Mine), Glove Mine group (Zombie & Zeco claims; Festiago-Franklin; Blacksmith adit), Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) J.C. Holmes Mine (J.C. Holmes claims), Gringo Gulch, Temporal Gulch, Wrightson Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
42.2km (26.2 miles) Flux Mine (Goshen Mine), Flux Gulch, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) Hardshell Mine (Manto Mine; Eagle-Picher properties), Hardshell Gulch, Harshaw, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
46.4km (28.9 miles) Robert E. Lee Mine (Bob Lee Mine; Bob Lee and Widow Mine), Tres de Mayo Mine group, Palmetto District, Fresno Canyon, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
46.8km (29.1 miles) Palmetto Mine, Tres de Mayo Mine group, Fresno Canyon, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
49.4km (30.7 miles) Mowry Mine (Patagonia Mine; Enterprise Mine; Phoenix Mine), Mowry Hill, Mowry Wash, Mowry, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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