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Cinnabar from
Desert Mercury Mine (Bimetallic Mine; Desert Mercury group), Mercury Mountain, Old Woman District, Old Woman Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cinnabar
Formula:HgS
Comments:Occurs in quartz porphyry dikes.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1931), Los Angeles Field Division; 27th Report of the State Mineralogist; San Bernardino County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Mining Bureau. (Report 27): 27(3): 266; Ransome, Alfred Leslie & J.L. Kellogg (1939), Quicksilver resources of California: California Division Mines Report 35: 476; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 121.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cinnabar data
Locality Data:Click here to view Desert Mercury Mine (Bimetallic Mine; Desert Mercury group), Mercury Mountain, Old Woman District, Old Woman Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Cinnabar
6.2km (3.9 miles) Red Devil claim, Mercury Mountain, Old Woman District, Old Woman Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
27.0km (16.8 miles) Idria Quicksilver group (Turtle Dove claim; Turtle Dove Quicksilver prospect), Mountain Spring Camp, Piute Mts [S], San Bernardino Co., California, USA
48.7km (30.2 miles) Redlead occurrence, Eagle Peak, Sacramento Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.1km (59.7 miles) Jack claim (Jack Mine), Nipton (Nippen; Nippeno), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
 
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