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Gypsum from
Hillside Mine (Happy Jack MS 920 claim; Camp MS 919 claim; Seven Stars MS 916 claim), Bozarth Mesa, Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Gypsum
Formula:CaSO4 · 2H2O
Comments:Occurs in oxidized portion of the vein as efflorescent coatings associated with secondary uranium minerals; on the 300 level north of the shaft with schröckingerite and bayleyite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 111, 242, 313, 387; Anderson, C.A., et al (1955), Geology and ore deposits of the Bagdad area, Yavapai County, Arizona, USGS PP 278: 50, 51; Axelrod, J.M., et al (1951), The uranium minerals from the Hillside mine, Yavapai Co., AZ, Am.Min.: 36: 1-22; Frondel, C.C. (1958), Systematic mineralogy of uranium and thorium, USGS Bull. 1064: 119; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 51, 52.; Axelrod, J.M., et al (1951), The uranium minerals from the Hillside mine, Yavapai County, Arizona, American Mineralogist: 36: 1-22.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Schröckingerite
Swartzite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Swartzite1 photo of Gypsum associated with Swartzite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gypsum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hillside Mine (Happy Jack MS 920 claim; Camp MS 919 claim; Seven Stars MS 916 claim), Bozarth Mesa, Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Gypsum
5.5km (3.4 miles) Bagdad Mine (Bagdad Copper Corp. Mine; Cyprus Bagdad Copper Co. Mine), Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
7.2km (4.5 miles) Copper King Mine (Lawler Mines), Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) Anderson Mine (Date Creek project; U-V Mine; Uranium-Air Mine), Date Creek Basin, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
38.7km (24.0 miles) Burro Wash deposit, Mohave Co., Arizona, USA
51.5km (32.0 miles) Maggie Mine, Rawhide Wash, Kimble Mining Sub-District, Cleopatra Mining District, Mohave Co., Arizona, USA
68.0km (42.3 miles) Oro Flame Mine (Oro Flame property; American Eagle Mine; Mormon Patent; Old Ohio Patent MS 2025; Gold Bug Mine; Sterling property; Mescal claim; American Eagle Patent; Oro Grand Patent MS 2024), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
76.7km (47.7 miles) Moro Mine group (Big Horn group), Santa Maria Mining District (Planet Mining District; Swansea Mining District; Bill Williams Mining District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
76.9km (47.8 miles) Mystery Hill Mine group, Swansea, Santa Maria Mining District (Planet Mining District; Swansea Mining District; Bill Williams Mining District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
85.7km (53.3 miles) Pine Flat Mine, Pine Flat, Turkey Creek Mining District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
86.7km (53.9 miles) Black Butte Uranium Corporation claim (Black Butte Uranium claim), Big Horn Mining District, Big Horn Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
 
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