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Grossular from
Pima Mine (Pima Open Pit Mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Grossular
Formula:Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Comments:Abundant in limestone hornfels with diopside & tremolite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 205, 240, 402; Journeay, J.S. (1959), Pyrometasomatic deposits at Pima mine, in Southern Arizona guidebook II, AZ Geol. Soc. Digest: 2: 198-199.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Datolite
Diopside
Tremolite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Grossular data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pima Mine (Pima Open Pit Mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Grossular
10.3km (6.4 miles) A Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
67.4km (41.9 miles) B Atlas Mine (BS & K Mine; B.S. & K. Mine; Atlas Elizibeth group [sic]), Silver Bell District, Silver Bell Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
76.4km (47.5 miles) C Holland Mine, Duquesne Gulch, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
76.8km (47.7 miles) D Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
80.6km (50.1 miles) E Saint David area, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
95.0km (59.0 miles) F Johnson Camp, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
97.4km (60.5 miles) G Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
97.9km (60.8 miles) H Comstock Hill, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
102.0km (63.4 miles) I Unnamed Cu-Ag prospect, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
104.4km (64.8 miles) J Cobre Loma Mine (Cobre Loma prospect; Cobre Loma pit), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
105.4km (65.5 miles) K Standard Tungsten Mine (Head Center Mine; Black Prince Mine; Johnny Boy Mine; Johnnie Boy No. 1 Mine; Barite prospect; Kreis Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
105.9km (65.8 miles) L Middlemarch Mine (Missouri Mine; Missouri shaft; Morning Glory shaft), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
120.8km (75.0 miles) M Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
123.3km (76.6 miles) N Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
146.9km (91.3 miles) O Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
167.2km (103.9 miles) P Hilltop Mine (Hand Mine; Kasper tunnel; Gray Mine; Dunn shaft; Blacksmith shaft; Rhem adit), Rustler Park, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
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