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Fluorite from
Afton Canyon deposit (Kings; Masson; Erisman; Florite Canyon; Bighorn Number 9; Afton Fluorspar; Randall), Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:Occurs as veins ½ inch (1.25 cm) to 8 inches (20 cm) wide and up to 1 mile (1.62 km) long.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1943b), Mineral resources of San Bernardino County: California Division Mines Report 39: 513-514; Crosby, James W. III & S.R. Hoffman (1951), Fluorspar in California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 47: 633-636; Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 190.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Afton Canyon deposit (Kings; Masson; Erisman; Florite Canyon; Bighorn Number 9; Afton Fluorspar; Randall), Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
0.6km (0.3 miles) A Unnamed Fluorspar occurrence [5], Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
8.6km (5.4 miles) B Unnamed Fluorspar prospect [6] (Southern Pacific Company property), Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
10.4km (6.5 miles) C Afton Canyon, Afton, Cady Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
31.7km (19.7 miles) D Blue Bell Mine (Blue Bell claims; Hard Luck Mine; Hard Luck claims; Atkinson), Zzyzx (Fort Soda; Soda; Soda Springs; Zzyzx Mineral Spring Resort), Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
39.9km (24.8 miles) E SW cut, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
40.3km (25.0 miles) F Aga Mine, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
40.3km (25.1 miles) G Bird Nest E3, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
40.4km (25.1 miles) H Bird Nest drift, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
50.5km (31.4 miles) I Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
51.4km (31.9 miles) J Tao Mine, Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
51.4km (32.0 miles) K Brilliant claim (Brilliant Mine; Brilliant ledge), Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mountain Mine System; Ord Mine; Ord Mountain deposits; Osborn; Rio Vista claim; Brilliant claim; Josephine claim; Belgium claim; Copper Junction claim), Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
52.3km (32.5 miles) L Josephine Mine (Josephine ledge; Josephine claim), Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mountain Mine System; Ord Mine; Ord Mountain deposits; Osborn; Rio Vista claim; Brilliant claim; Josephine claim; Belgium claim; Copper Junction claim), Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
52.5km (32.6 miles) M Sunset vein, Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) N England claim, Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mountain Mine System; Ord Mine; Ord Mountain deposits; Osborn; Rio Vista claim; Brilliant claim; Josephine claim; Belgium claim; Copper Junction claim), Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
63.3km (39.4 miles) O Green Hornet Mine (Green Hornet deposit; Blue Bonnet), West Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
64.7km (40.2 miles) P McKinney deposit (Jackass), West Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) Q Philadelphia Fluorspar deposit (Providence Mountain Mine; Providence Mountain Fluorspar deposit), Arrowhead Spring, Arrowhead District (Arrow District), Providence Mts (Sierra de Santa Coleta; Timpisagwagatsitci), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
76.7km (47.7 miles) R Rock Corral, Landers, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
77.7km (48.3 miles) S Unnamed prospect, Amboy area, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) T New Method Mine (Hope Uranium prospect; Hope Mine; Hoping No. 1), Amboy area, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
79.0km (49.1 miles) U Unnamed Fluorspar occurrence [7], Hidden Hill, Arrowhead District (Arrow District), Providence Mts (Sierra de Santa Coleta; Timpisagwagatsitci), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
86.0km (53.4 miles) V Silver Lead Spring prospect, Chicken Water Spring, Mid Hills, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
87.1km (54.1 miles) W Ivanpah Mountains deposit (French deposit; A.L. French deposit), Kessler Peak, Ivanpah Mts, Ivanpah District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
87.8km (54.5 miles) X Mohawk Mine (Clark Station Mine; Pactolus Mine; Wilshire prospect), Mohawk Hill, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) Y Unnamed Fluorspar prospect [1], Kessler Peak, Ivanpah Mts, Ivanpah District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
90.8km (56.4 miles) Z Morning Star Mine, Kessler Peak, Ivanpah Mts, Ivanpah District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
94.1km (58.5 miles) 0 Mountain Pass Mine (Mountain Pass deposit; Mountain Pass Mine and mill; Bastnaesite deposit; Bastnäsite deposit; Mountain Pass carbonatite), Mountain Pass, Mountain Pass District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
95.7km (59.5 miles) 1 Unnamed Fluorspar prospect [4], Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
95.8km (59.5 miles) 2 Juniper Fluorite Mine (Cal group; KG group), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.0km (59.7 miles) 3 Korfist Mine (Almaden Mine; Korfist No. 1; Juniper claim; Juniper Fluorine; Juniper Fluorspar; Crusade; KG; Clark Mountain Mine), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.2km (59.8 miles) 4 No. 59758 prospect, Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.3km (59.9 miles) 5 Mojave Tungsten Mine (Mojave Mine; Serendipity Mine; Green Mine; Green's Mine; Douglass No. 1 claim), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.4km (59.9 miles) 6 Unnamed Fluorspar prospect [3], Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.4km (59.9 miles) 7 Pacific Fluorite Mine (War Eagle Mine; War Eagle No. 2 claim; Douglass No. 1; Douglass No. 2 claim), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.8km (60.2 miles) 8 QMO No. 23 prospect, Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
96.9km (60.2 miles) 9 Taylor Mine (Cal group), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
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