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Cerussite from
Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cerussite
Formula:PbCO3
Comments:Dipyramids to 5 mm and glassy prismatic crystals to 3 mm often can be found in massive garnet and gossan of the Roos Shaft dump.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:D. Court collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite1 photo of Cerussite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Garnet Group1 photo of Cerussite associated with Garnet Group at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cerussite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
Localities for Cerussite in this Region
Roos shaft, Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Cerussite
0.1km (0.1 miles) Philadelphia group, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Homestake Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) Stevenson-Bennett Mine (Stephenson-Bennett Mine), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Little Buck Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
18.4km (11.4 miles) Lower contact deposits, Bear Canyon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
88.4km (54.9 miles) Napolean - Rosa Lee prospect, Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
88.7km (55.1 miles) Cox Mine, Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
89.8km (55.8 miles) Harding Prospect, Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
90.2km (56.0 miles) Red Top Vein, Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
96.2km (59.8 miles) Old Dude shaft, Macho District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
 
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