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Vesuvianite from
Stifle claims (Stifle prospects; Stifle Memorial claim; Traverse Cr. Special Interest Area; Traverse Creek Special Interest Area), Meadow Brook, Georgetown District, East Segment Mother Lode, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA

Locality type:Claim
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Habit:Complex, prismatic.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Root, L.L. (1926) Twenty-second report of the State Mineralogist. California Mining Bureau Report 22, 610 pp.: 409; Pabst, Adolf (1936), Vesuvianite from Georgetown, California: American Mineralogist: 21: 2; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 500; www.mineralsocal.org.; Len Pisciotta (2019) White grossular from near the Stifle claim, Georgetown, El Dorado County, California. Mineralogical Record 50:713-717
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Grossular
Serpentine Subgroup
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Stifle claims (Stifle prospects; Stifle Memorial claim; Traverse Cr. Special Interest Area; Traverse Creek Special Interest Area), Meadow Brook, Georgetown District, East Segment Mother Lode, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
13.9km (8.6 miles) Pioneer-Lilyama Mine (Lilyama Mine; Lilyama Extension Mine; Pioneer Mine; Little Emma Mine; Lilyama Copper and Gold Mine; Volo Mine), Pilot Hill, Pilot Hill Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
64.8km (40.3 miles) Garnet Hill Mine (Rheona claim), Garnet Hill, Calaveras Co., California, USA
 
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