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Quartz from
Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Forms veins hosting other minerals also occurs as crystals to 10 cm long lining walls of vugs and fractures.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1007; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 357, 388; Gross, E.B. and Parwel, A. (1968) Rutile mineralization at the White Mountain andalusite deposit, California. Arkiv för Mineralogie och Geologi 4, No. 29: 493-497; Wise, W. S. (1977): Mineralogy of the Champion mine White Mountains, California. Mineralogical Record: 8: 480, 482; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 347.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Andalusite
Augelite
Lazulite
Muscovite
Pyrophyllite
Schorl
Svanbergite
Woodhouseite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Woodhouseite16 photos of Quartz associated with Woodhouseite at this locality.
Pyrophyllite2 photos of Quartz associated with Pyrophyllite at this locality.
Magnesio-foitite1 photo of Quartz associated with Magnesio-foitite at this locality.
Andalusite1 photo of Quartz associated with Andalusite at this locality.
Hydroxylapatite1 photo of Quartz associated with Hydroxylapatite at this locality.
Topaz1 photo of Quartz associated with Topaz at this locality.
Baryte1 photo of Quartz associated with Baryte at this locality.
Trolleite1 photo of Quartz associated with Trolleite at this locality.
Lazulite1 photo of Quartz associated with Lazulite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (5 photos)
Localities for Quartz in this Region
Lower group of patented claims, Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.9km (1.2 miles) Pacific Mine, Indian Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
8.4km (5.2 miles) Sacramento Mine, Chalfant Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) Golden Horse Shoe Group Mine, Chalfant (Chalfant Valley), Chalfant Valley, Mono Co., California, USA
12.6km (7.9 miles) Huebner group (Huebner group of mines), Hammil, Hammil Valley, Mono Co., California, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) Mable Mine, Sheep Mountain, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
14.8km (9.2 miles) Dark Horse Mine, Chalfant (Chalfant Valley), Chalfant Valley, Mono Co., California, USA
15.2km (9.4 miles) Mohawk shaft, Chalfant Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) Alexander Mine (Green Monster Mine), Mount Hogue, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Durante Mine, Chalfant (Chalfant Valley), Chalfant Valley, Mono Co., California, USA
17.5km (10.9 miles) Southern Belle Mine (Inyo Gold; Southern Bell; Casey Mine; Mountain Chief; Gold Wedge; Duarte Mine), White Mts, Inyo Co., California, USA
 
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