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Fluorite from
Defiance Mine, Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Knopf, Adolf (1914a), The Darwin silver-lead mining district, California: USGS Bulletin 580: 1-18; […(abstract): Geol. Zentralbl., Band 21: 597]: 7; Kelley, Vincent Cooper (1938), Geology and ore deposits of the Darwin silver-lead mining district, Inyo County, California: California Division Mines Report 34: 543; Hall, Wayne Everett & Edward M. Mackevett (1963), Geology and ore deposits of the Darwin quadrangle, Inyo County, California: USGS PP 368: 62, 64; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 342, 355.; Emmons and Becker (1885) Statistics and Technology of the precious Metals. Census reports Tenth census. June 1, 1880, Volume 13 By United States. Census office. 10th census, 1880, United States. Census Office
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Galena
Gypsum
Sphalerite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Defiance Mine, Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
0.9km (0.5 miles) Darwin Mines (Darwin group; Defiance; Driver; Independence; Lane; Liberty; Lucky Jim; Southwest and Thompson; Bernon; Rip Van Winkle; Mexicanus Colorado Inc.), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Thompson Mine, Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Bruce Mine (Bruce group; Bruce prospect), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) Richardson prospect (Richardson group; Reno), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Standard Mine, Ruona group, Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
2.8km (1.8 miles) Christmas Gift Mine, Ophir Mountain, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
3.0km (1.8 miles) Wonder Mine (Wonder prospect; Wallace Wonder Mine; Wonder No 1), Ophir Mountain, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) St. Charles Mine, Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) Lane Mine (Sorba Mine), Darwin Mine (Anaconda; Bernon Mine; Defiance Mine; Essex Mine; Independence Mine; Intermediate Mine; Rip Van Winkle Mine; Thompson Mine), Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
3.3km (2.0 miles) Custer Mine, Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
 
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