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Pyrite 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:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Van King; 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; Knopf, Adolf (1914a), The Darwin silver-lead mining district, California: USGS Bulletin 580: 1-18
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Smithsonite7 photos of Pyrite associated with Smithsonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite 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 Pyrite
0.7km (0.5 miles) Ruona Mine (Standard Extension Mine), Ruona group, Darwin, Darwin Mining District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
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
2.2km (1.4 miles) 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
2.6km (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
2.9km (1.8 miles) Emperor Mine (Darwin Mine), Darwin, 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
 
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