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Connellite from
Czar Mine (Czar shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Formula:Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Habit:Small, radiating aggregates of slender crystals
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Ransome, F.L. (1904) The geology and ore deposits of the Bisbee quadrangle, AZ, USGS PP 21: 110.;
Palache, C. and Merwin, H.E. (1909) On connellite and chalcophyllite from Bisbee, AZ, Amer. Jour. Sci.: 28: 537-540.;
Ford, W.E. & W.M. Beadley (1915) On the identity of footeite with connellite together with the description of two occurrences of the mineral, Amer. Jour. Sci.: 39: 570-676;
Holden, E.F. (1922) Ceruleofibrite, a new mineral, Am. Min.: 7: 80-83.;
Holden, E.F. (1924) "Ceruleofibrite" is connellite. American Mineralogist: 9: 55-56 (referring to Palache and Merwin (1909)).
Frondel, C. (1941) Paramelaconite: A tetragonal oxide of copper, Am. Min.: 26: 567-672.;
Galbraith, F.W. and, Brennan, D.J. (1959) Minerals of AZ: 65.;
Anthony, J.W., et al. (1995) Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 183.;
Dana 7: II:573.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite4 photos of Connellite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Cuprite4 photos of Connellite associated with Cuprite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Connellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Czar Mine (Czar shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Connellite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) Southwest Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
1.2km (0.7 miles) Shattuck Mine (Shattuck-Denn Mine; Shattuck-Arizona Mine; Denn Mine), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Lowell Mine (Lowell shaft), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) Calumet and Arizona Mine (Junction Mine; Junction shaft), Calumet and Arizona group of claims (Calumet and Arizona Mining Company group of claims), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Cole Mine (Cole shaft; Cole No. 3), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
32.0km (19.9 miles) Gallagher Vanadium & Rare Minerals Corporation Mine (Gallagher vanadium property; Bradsher Mine; Stella Mine; Vogel Mine; Buena Vista Mine), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
33.6km (20.9 miles) Toughnut Mine (Tough Nut Mine; Northwest Mine; Hoodoo stopes; Tombstone group), Tombstone, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
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