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Hessonite from
McFall Mine, Ramona area, Ramona, San Diego County, California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Grossular var: Hessonite
Formula:Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:CALIF. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. COUNTY REPORT 3, 1963, NO. 113, P. 107.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hessonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view McFall Mine, Ramona area, Ramona, San Diego County, California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hessonite
8.3km (5.1 miles) Lookout Mine (Hercules group; Lookout prospect; Upper Hercules mine), Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Prospect Mine (Prophet prospect; Prospect prospect), Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
25.1km (15.6 miles) Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
31.4km (19.5 miles) Mason Valley Gem claim, Mason Valley, Banner Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
70.5km (43.8 miles) Granitic pegmatite occurrence (group II; younger pegmatites), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
 
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