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Graphite from
Sims Limestone deposit (Sims Quarry), Soboba Hot Springs (Ritchey Hot Springs; White Sulphur Spring), San Jacinto Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Graphite
Formula:C
Comments:Occurs as streaks and small crystals.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Saul, R.B., Evans, J.R., and Gray, C.H. (1970) Mines and mineral resources of Riverside County. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 9. Unpublished manuscript: 878; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 55-56.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Graphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sims Limestone deposit (Sims Quarry), Soboba Hot Springs (Ritchey Hot Springs; White Sulphur Spring), San Jacinto Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Graphite
26.0km (16.1 miles) Guiberson deposit (Whitewater deposit), Palm Springs, Riverside Co., California, USA
27.1km (16.9 miles) Southern Pacific Company deposits, Palm Springs, Riverside Co., California, USA
37.8km (23.5 miles) St. Francis Graphite prospect, Woodlands (Erwin Lake), Baldwin Lake District, San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
42.4km (26.3 miles) Green Canyon Quarry (Big Bear Dolomite group; Magnesia group; Sugarloaf Rare II Area No. 5186; Snowflake; Graphite No's 1-7 claim block), Woodlands (Erwin Lake), Baldwin Lake District, San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
43.5km (27.0 miles) Princess Graphite prospect, Woodlands (Erwin Lake), Baldwin Lake District, San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
45.0km (27.9 miles) Slover Mountain Quarry (California Portland Cement Company Quarry; Colton Marble), West Colton, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
45.4km (28.2 miles) Big Bear prospect, Woodlands (Erwin Lake), Baldwin Lake District, San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
46.3km (28.7 miles) Wet Weather Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
46.7km (29.0 miles) Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
46.9km (29.2 miles) Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
 
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