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Redledgeite from
Red Ledge Mine, Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Redledgeite
Formula:Ba(Ti64+Cr23+)O16
Comments:Small, brilliant crystals with chromian clinochlore on chromite.
Colour:Black
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Gordon, Samuel G. & E.V. Shannon (1928), Chromrutile a new mineral from California: American Mineralogist: 13: 69; Bradley, W.W. (1940), Thirty-sixth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 36: 69; Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Seventh edition, Volume I, John Wiley & Sons, New York: 560; Strunz, Hugo (1961), “Chromrutil” von der Red Ledge mine ist kein rutil. Redledgeite: Neues Jahrb. Mineral., Monatsh.: 107; Strunz, Hugo (1963), Redledgeite, eine TiO2-einlagerungestruktur analog kryptomelan: Neues. Jahrb. Min. mh. 5: 116; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 174.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chromian Clinochlore
Chromite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chromite3 photos of Redledgeite associated with Chromite at this locality.
Chromian Clinochlore2 photos of Redledgeite associated with Chromian Clinochlore at this locality.
Clinochlore1 photo of Redledgeite associated with Clinochlore at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Redledgeite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Red Ledge Mine, Washington, Washington District (Omega District), Nevada Co., California, USA
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