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Fluorite from
Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 64:30.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz136 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Galena53 photos of Fluorite associated with Galena at this locality.
Linarite32 photos of Fluorite associated with Linarite at this locality.
Brochantite27 photos of Fluorite associated with Brochantite at this locality.
Baryte19 photos of Fluorite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Anglesite7 photos of Fluorite associated with Anglesite at this locality.
Plattnerite6 photos of Fluorite associated with Plattnerite at this locality.
Murdochite5 photos of Fluorite associated with Murdochite at this locality.
Hemimorphite4 photos of Fluorite associated with Hemimorphite at this locality.
Calcite4 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Localities for Fluorite in this Region
Blue Ice prospect, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Clarence Barrett workings, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Hairpin Turn, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Portales adit (Glory Hole), Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
South Cut Area, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine No. 1 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine No. 2 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine No. 3 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine no. 3 and 1/2 Adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine no. 4 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine No. 5 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Sunshine No. 6 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
2.0km (1.2 miles) A Mex-Tex Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) B Ora Mine, Garden Spring Canyon, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
3.6km (2.3 miles) C Royal Flush Mine, Garden Spring Canyon, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) D Desert Rose Mine (Downey stope; Mountain Canyon Mine; Ace High Mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
8.6km (5.3 miles) E Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
48.5km (30.1 miles) F La Bonita Prospect, Chupadero District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
49.9km (31.0 miles) G Gonzales prospect, Chupadero District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
57.8km (35.9 miles) H Luis Lopez Manganese District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
60.9km (37.8 miles) I Tower mine (Lucky Strike No. 2 mine; Nancy mine), Luis Lopez manganese District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
61.3km (38.1 miles) J Lemitar Mts, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
72.5km (45.1 miles) K Conqueror No. 4 Prospect, Gallinas Mts, Red Cloud District, Lincoln Co., New Mexico, USA
72.5km (45.1 miles) L Red Cloud copper mine, Gallinas Mts, Red Cloud District, Lincoln Co., New Mexico, USA
72.6km (45.1 miles) M Red Cloud Fluorite mine, Gallinas Mts, Red Cloud District, Lincoln Co., New Mexico, USA
72.7km (45.2 miles) N Conqueror Prospect (Rio Tinto Prospect), Gallinas Mts, Red Cloud District, Lincoln Co., New Mexico, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) O Lynchberg tunnel, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
82.6km (51.3 miles) P Anchor Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
89.1km (55.4 miles) Q Jack Frost group (Jack Frost Mine), North Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
89.6km (55.7 miles) R New Mexico Highway 1 roadcut, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
95.7km (59.5 miles) S Pankey Vein (Nogal mine), San Jose District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
107.0km (66.5 miles) T Terry Uranium Prospect (Terry Uranophane prospect; Hanosh property), San Mateo Mountains District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
113.8km (70.7 miles) U Cocar prospect, Ojo Caliente No. 2 District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
116.4km (72.4 miles) V Unnamed prospect NMSO0512, Ojo Caliente No. 2 District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
117.6km (73.1 miles) W Lone Tree prospect, Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
117.6km (73.1 miles) X Marian Mine (Marion Mine; Victorio Chief Mine; Victoria Mine; Fidelity group; Marion claim; Ida claim; Cora claim; Rebecca claim; Hillsborough claim), Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
118.6km (73.7 miles) Y Unnamed prospect NMSO0511, Ojo Caliente No. 2 District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
122.8km (76.3 miles) Z Iron Mountain No. 2 District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
123.4km (76.7 miles) 0 Fairview prospect, Cuchillo Negro District, Sierra Cuchillo (Cuchillo Negro Mts), Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
124.2km (77.2 miles) 1 Prospectors Delight Mine, Cuchillo Negro District, Sierra Cuchillo (Cuchillo Negro Mts), Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
124.2km (77.2 miles) 2 Vindicator group (Vindicator-West Contact group [1890's]; Vindicator and West Contact; Vindicator Mine), Cuchillo Negro District, Sierra Cuchillo (Cuchillo Negro Mts), Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
126.3km (78.5 miles) 3 Galena King Mine, Coyote Canyon, Tijeras Canyon District, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico, USA
131.8km (81.9 miles) 4 Eighty-five Prospect, Placitas District, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico, USA
132.3km (82.2 miles) 5 Blackbird Prospect, Placitas District, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico, USA
133.0km (82.7 miles) 6 Red Hill Prospect, Placitas District, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico, USA
136.5km (84.8 miles) 7 Velarde Mine (Velarde Manganese prospect; Blackie group; Sheriff Mine), Redhouse Mountain, Salem, Rincon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
139.4km (86.6 miles) 8 Upper contact deposits, Bear Canyon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
139.4km (86.6 miles) 9 Red Star Prospect, Derry District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
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