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Chromian Clinochlore from
Shelley Mine (Wolf Mine; Shelly Mine; Shelley Wolf Mine), Coloma, Coloma Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula:Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chromian Clinochlore data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shelley Mine (Wolf Mine; Shelly Mine; Shelley Wolf Mine), Coloma, Coloma Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chromian Clinochlore
6.7km (4.2 miles) Black Oak Mine [2] (Black Oak deposit; Cassiorina Mine; Cassiorini Mine), Georgetown, Georgetown District, East Segment Mother Lode, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) Knoff Mine (Austin Mine; Ladue property; Federwitz; Knoff Austin; Bald Mountains), Volcanoville, Volcanoville Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) Ruby Consolidated Mine (Green Mine), Volcanoville, Volcanoville Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
19.1km (11.9 miles) Flagstaff Hill occurrences, Flagstaff Hill, Salmon Falls Mining District (Flagstaff Hill area), El Dorado Co., California, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) Pilliken Mine (Pillikin Mine; Pillikan Mine; Pilliken Chrome Mine), Flagstaff Hill, Salmon Falls Mining District (Flagstaff Hill area), El Dorado Co., California, USA
22.5km (14.0 miles) Newcastle, Ophir Mining District (Auburn Mining District; Duncan Hill Mining District), Placer Co., California, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) Brandon Mine [4], Brandon Corner, Shingle Springs Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
31.8km (19.8 miles) Latrobe, Latrobe Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
31.9km (19.8 miles) Smith Mine, Latrobe, Latrobe Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
32.6km (20.3 miles) Chaix Mine (Chaix prospect), Latrobe, Latrobe Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
 
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