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Titanite from
Josephine Mine (Josephine ledge; Josephine claim), Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mountain Mine System; Ord Mine; Ord Mountain deposits; Osborn; Rio Vista claim; Brilliant claim; Josephine claim; Belgium claim; Copper Junction claim), Ord Mountain, Ord Mountains, Ord Mining District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Titanite
Formula:CaTi(SiO4)O
Comments:The specimen was found during the fieldtrip at the 2014 Spring SCFM Micromineral Symposium in San Bernardino in Feb 2014. The analysis was performed by Bob Housley.
Colour:colorless translucent
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Marek Chorazewicz pers. coll. 2014
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Titanite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Josephine Mine (Josephine ledge; Josephine claim), Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mountain Mine System; Ord Mine; Ord Mountain deposits; Osborn; Rio Vista claim; Brilliant claim; Josephine claim; Belgium claim; Copper Junction claim), Ord Mountain, Ord Mountains, Ord Mining District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Titanite
37.8km (23.5 miles) Unnamed Ni prospect [1], Calico, Calico District (Daggett District; Calico-Daggett area), Calico Mts (Calico Hills), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
48.3km (30.0 miles) Rock Corral, Landers, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) Unnamed diorite pegmatite [1], Fort Irwin, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
80.2km (49.8 miles) Unnamed Piemontite occurrence [1] (San Gorgonio Pass), Whitewater (White Water), San Bernardino Mountains, Riverside Co., California, USA
81.0km (50.3 miles) Unnamed pegmatite [1], Whitewater (White Water), San Bernardino Mountains, Riverside Co., California, USA
87.3km (54.2 miles) Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kern Co., California, USA
90.9km (56.5 miles) Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
93.2km (57.9 miles) Jensen Quarry (Oak Quarry), Jurupa Mountains, Jurupa Valley, Riverside Co., California, USA
93.8km (58.3 miles) Cascade Canyon, San Gabriel Mountains, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
 
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