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Smithsonite from
Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Smithsonite
Formula:ZnCO3
Comments:Tan, cream and green spheres of rhombohedral crystal masses up to 2 cm. Some very fluorescent.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:M Massis collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smithsonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Smithsonite
61.3km (38.1 miles) A Lemitar Mts, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
80.4km (50.0 miles) B Young America Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
80.4km (50.0 miles) C Enterprise tunnel, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) D Black Cloud Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
81.2km (50.5 miles) E Juanita Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
81.5km (50.6 miles) F Stonewall Tunnels, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
81.6km (50.7 miles) G Key Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
82.1km (51.0 miles) H Kelly Mine (Tri Bullion shaft; Paschal shaft; Traylor shaft; Kelly tunnel), Magdalena, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
82.6km (51.3 miles) I Anchor Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
82.8km (51.4 miles) J Graphic Mine (Graphic shaft; Waldo-Graphic Mine; Waldo tunnel), Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
82.9km (51.5 miles) K Hardscrabble Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
123.3km (76.6 miles) L Dictator Mine (Dictator group; Dictator and Covington; Oversite group), Cuchillo Negro District, Sierra Cuchillo (Cuchillo Negro Mts), Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
124.2km (77.2 miles) M Vindicator group (Vindicator-West Contact group [1890's]; Vindicator and West Contact; Vindicator Mine), Cuchillo Negro District, Sierra Cuchillo (Cuchillo Negro Mts), Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
144.7km (89.9 miles) N Wolford Mine, Hermosa District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
155.0km (96.3 miles) O Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
155.5km (96.6 miles) P Torpedo Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
158.0km (98.2 miles) Q Stevenson-Bennett Mine (Stephenson-Bennett Mine), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
159.9km (99.4 miles) R San Pedro Mine, New Placers District, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, USA
185.7km (115.4 miles) S Cash Entry mine, Cerrillos District, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, USA
187.5km (116.5 miles) T Summit group (Poe Mines), Cookes Peak District, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
188.3km (117.0 miles) U Faywood Mine (Faywood Lead Co. Mine; John Dennis Mine), Jose District, Cookes Peak District, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
193.5km (120.2 miles) V Thundercloud Mine (Thunderbolt Mine), Hanover-Fierro District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
194.1km (120.6 miles) W North Star Mine, Hanover-Fierro District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
194.4km (120.8 miles) X Chino Mine (Santa Rita Pit; Santa Rita Mine), Santa Rita, Santa Rita District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
194.5km (120.9 miles) Y Mountain Home Mine, Hanover-Fierro District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
198.4km (123.3 miles) Z Groundhog Mine, Vanadium, Central District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
220.5km (137.0 miles) 0 San Antonio Mine, Florida Mountains District, Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
224.2km (139.3 miles) 1 Lucky John Mine (Mahoney Mine), Florida Mountains District, Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
225.2km (139.9 miles) 2 Park Mine (Hilltop Mine), Florida Mountains District, Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
226.4km (140.7 miles) 3 Silver Cave Mine (Silver Cave Lode claim; Pocohonta Lode claim; Pocohonta; Silver Cave #1), Gym Peak, Florida Mountains District, Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
242.2km (150.5 miles) 4 Victorio District, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
245.6km (152.6 miles) 5 Mahoney Mines area, Tres Hermanas District, Tres Hermanas Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
261.3km (162.3 miles) 6 Lucky Mine, Carrizalillo District, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
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