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Calomel from
Farm Hill No. 2 Mine (Emerald Lake Mine; Upper Emerald Lake deposit; Farm Hill Cinnabar property), Redwood City, San Mateo Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calomel
Formula:(Hg2)2+Cl2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Davis, Fenelon Francis (1955), Mines and mineral resources of San Mateo County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 51(4): 414-415; Holmes, Jr., G.W. (1965), Mercury in California: in: U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8252: 127; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 121-122.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calomel data
Locality Data:Click here to view Farm Hill No. 2 Mine (Emerald Lake Mine; Upper Emerald Lake deposit; Farm Hill Cinnabar property), Redwood City, San Mateo Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calomel
1.4km (0.9 miles) A Challenge deposit, Redwood City, San Mateo Co., California, USA
11.3km (7.0 miles) B Unnamed Hg occurrence [4], El Corte de Madera Rancho, Portola Valley, San Mateo Co., California, USA
137.9km (85.7 miles) C Oat Hill Mines, Aetna Springs, East Mayacmas District, Mayacmas Mts (Mayacamas Mts), Napa Co., California, USA
152.7km (94.9 miles) D Redington Mine (Boston Mine; Knoxville Mine; Excellsior Mine), Knoxville, Knoxville District, Napa Co., California, USA
179.6km (111.6 miles) E Clear Creek claim (Clear Creek Mine), Goat Mountain, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
236.8km (147.1 miles) F Oceanic Mine, Cambria, Cambria-Oceanic District, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
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