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Montmorillonite from
Tourmaline King Mine (Gem claim; King mine; MS 4500; MS 4926; Schuyler mine; Wilke mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Montmorillonite
Formula:(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:San Diego Mining Company (1998)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Montmorillonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tourmaline King Mine (Gem claim; King mine; MS 4500; MS 4926; Schuyler mine; Wilke mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Montmorillonite
0.4km (0.3 miles) A Tourmaline Queen Mine (MS 6458; Queen mine; Tourmaline Queen group; Tourmaline Queen No. 1 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 2 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 3 claim), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) B Little Joe adit, Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) C Little Joe No. 2 adit (Joe 2 adit; Little Joe II adit), Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.5km (0.9 miles) D Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.0km (1.3 miles) E Chief Extension prospects, Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.0km (1.3 miles) F Oceanview Mine (Oceanview adits; new Oceanview workings), Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) G Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
32.4km (20.2 miles) H Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA
33.2km (20.7 miles) I Anita Mine (Magee Mine; Magee & Dougherty Mine; Sage Mine), Red Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
39.9km (24.8 miles) J Carmelita Mine (Big Spring mine; Blue Gem claim; Crest Gem mine; Elinor deposit; Elinor mine; Estudillo mine; French Pete mine; MS 6130; Peter Cabat mine), Chihuahua Valley, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA
44.2km (27.5 miles) K A.B.C. Mine (ABC Mine; Daggett & MacIntosh; Daggett group), Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego Co., California, USA
45.2km (28.1 miles) L Lookout Mine (Hercules group; Lookout prospect; Upper Hercules mine), Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego Co., California, USA
45.3km (28.1 miles) M Hercules Mine (Beryl claim; Hercules claim; Hercules group; Hercules prospect), Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego Co., California, USA
45.4km (28.2 miles) N Little Three Mine (Little 3 mine), Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego Co., California, USA
76.0km (47.2 miles) O Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) P Standard Oil Company Mine (General Petroleum Company Mine; Filtrol Mine; Otay deposit; Otay Bentonite deposit), Otay, San Diego Co., California, USA
101.6km (63.2 miles) Q Unnamed abandoned quarry (Unnamed small gravel quarry), Claremont, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
108.5km (67.4 miles) R Beebe Hole Mine, Tule Mountain (Mount Tule; Tulley Mountain), Jacumba, Jacumba District, Jacumba Mts, San Diego Co., California, USA
108.5km (67.4 miles) S Pack Rat Mine, Tule Mountain (Mount Tule; Tulley Mountain), Jacumba, Jacumba District, Jacumba Mts, San Diego Co., California, USA
120.0km (74.6 miles) T Robertson Clay Mine, Apple Valley, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
123.2km (76.5 miles) U White Christmas Mine (Bronko claims; Gray Bank), Boulder Park, Jacumba District, Jacumba Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
129.0km (80.1 miles) V Unnamed Hematite prospect [2], Ocotillo, Imperial Co., California, USA
167.9km (104.3 miles) W Henz Bentonite prospect, Hector, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
168.5km (104.7 miles) X North group of claims, Hector, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
168.5km (104.7 miles) Y Unnamed Clay occurrence [20], Daggett, Calico District (Daggett District; Calico-Daggett area), Calico Mts (Calico Hills), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
181.8km (113.0 miles) Z Overman property, Castaic Junction, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
191.0km (118.7 miles) 0 Mudd Mine (Western Mine; Western shaft), West Baker, Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
192.0km (119.3 miles) 1 Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
193.0km (119.9 miles) 2 Mojave River Road, Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
203.4km (126.4 miles) 3 Cronese Mud Mine (Cronese Mud), Cronise, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
218.8km (136.0 miles) 4 Pink Lady Mine (Pink Lady Mine Soda Mtns.; Pink Lady prospect), Zzyzx (Fort Soda; Soda; Soda Springs; Zzyzx Mineral Spring Resort), Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
228.3km (141.8 miles) 5 Filtrol Bentonite deposit (Filtrol Company Clay deposit #1; Filtrol Company L Clay deposit; Filtrol Fuller's Earth deposit), Sugarloaf Mountain, Loraine District, Kern Co., California, USA
230.5km (143.2 miles) 6 McKendry Bentonite deposit, Gypsite, Fremont Valley, Kern Co., California, USA
233.6km (145.1 miles) 7 Silver Lake Clay group (Silver Lake Clay Mine), Silver Lake, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
236.1km (146.7 miles) 8 Iron Canyon Mine (Brown and White; Brown-Whiten; Sesomotite Mine; Seisomite; Iron Canyon Brown and White), Ricardo, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
286.4km (178.0 miles) 9 Castle Mountains deposit, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
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