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Sphalerite from
School Girl and Union Mine (School Girl & Union; Springfield), Logtown, El Dorado Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: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
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view School Girl and Union Mine (School Girl & Union; Springfield), Logtown, El Dorado Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
4.9km (3.1 miles) Eagle Mine, Kingsville, Shingle Springs Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) Monarch-Sugar Loaf Mine (Monarch Sugar Loaf Mine), Mount Aigare, Shingle Springs Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
12.6km (7.8 miles) Funny Bug Mine (Pendelco Mine), Gold Hill, Shingle Springs Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) Sutter's Mill meteorite, Sutter Mill Bar and River (Old Sutter Mill site), Coloma, Coloma Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
20.4km (12.7 miles) Copper Hill Mine (Cosumnes Mine; Hobo Mine; Jackass shaft), Four Corners, Amador Co., California, USA
23.3km (14.5 miles) Fremont Mine (Fremont-Grover Mine; Fremont-Gover; Fremont-Gover Inc.; North Gover; Foremont; Gopher; Loyal lode), New Chicago, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
24.7km (15.3 miles) Mount Pleasant Mine (Mount Pleasant deposit), Grizzly Flat, Grizzly Flat Mining District, East Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
25.1km (15.6 miles) Eagle King Mine, Grizzly Flat, Grizzly Flat Mining District, East Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
25.3km (15.7 miles) Cosumnes Mine (Cosumnes Melton; Melton; Middle End), Grizzly Flat, Grizzly Flat Mining District, East Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
25.8km (16.0 miles) Golden Trace Mine (Bullard), Grizzly Flat, Grizzly Flat Mining District, East Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
 
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