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Cinnabar from
Idria Quicksilver group (Turtle Dove claim; Turtle Dove Quicksilver prospect), Mountain Spring Camp, Piute Mts [S], San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Classification
Species:Cinnabar
Formula:HgS
Comments:Occurs in silicified fracture zones.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ransome, Alfred Leslie & J.L. Kellogg (1939), Quicksilver resources of California: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 35): 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 Idria Quicksilver group (Turtle Dove claim; Turtle Dove Quicksilver prospect), Mountain Spring Camp, Piute Mts [S], San Bernardino Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Cinnabar
25.4km (15.8 miles) Red Devil claim, Mercury Mountain, Old Woman District, Old Woman Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
27.0km (16.8 miles) Desert Mercury Mine (Bimetallic Mine; Desert Mercury group), Mercury Mountain, Old Woman District, Old Woman Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
38.9km (24.1 miles) Redlead occurrence, Eagle Peak, Sacramento Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
77.3km (48.0 miles) Jack claim (Jack Mine), Nipton (Nippen; Nippeno), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
98.5km (61.2 miles) Patsy Mine, Eldorado Mining District (Colorado Mining District), Eldorado Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
 
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