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Almandine from
Angeles Crest highway roadcut (1), Georges Gap area, Angeles Crest highway, San Gabriel Mountains, Los Angeles Co., California, USA

Locality type:Road Cutting
Classification
Species:Almandine
Formula:Fe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Comments:Occurs as crystals to 4 inches (10 cm) diameter in a biotite-chlorite schist.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1938), Notes on some minerals from southern California: American Mineralogist: 23: 351; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 194.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Biotite
Chlorite Group
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Almandine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Angeles Crest highway roadcut (1), Georges Gap area, Angeles Crest highway, San Gabriel Mountains, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
 
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