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Beck Mine [1] (Beck deposits; Kingston Iron deposit; Iron Gossam; Beck Mine; Gossan No. 1; 2 & 5 claims), Kingston Peak, Kingston Range District, Kingston Range, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Group 9 - Silicates
Unclassified Minerals

13 entries listed. 13 valid minerals.


Butner, D. W. (1944) Kingston Iron Deposit, U.S. Bureau of Mines War Minerals Report, 10 pp.

Hewett, Donnel Foster (1948), Iron deposits of the Kingston Range, San Bernardino County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 129: Part M: 194-206.

Hewett, Donnel Foster (1956), Geology and mineral resources of the Ivanpah quadrangle, California and Nevada, USGS Professional Paper 275, 172 pp.: 144.

Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology (Report 49): 49(1-2): 90-91, tabulated list No. 232, p. 72.

Skillings Mining Review (1971). Standard Slag Co. Develops New Iron Ore Mine in California. Skillings Mining Review, November 1971: 14.

Skillings Mining Review (1971). Standard Slag Ships First Ore from Beck Property. Skillings Mining Review, January 8, 1972: 22.

Skillings, Jr., David N. (1973), The Standard Slag Co. Skillings Mining Review, January 20, 1973: 11-15.

Engineering and Mining Journal (1974), Beck Mine - A Small California Operation, Engineering and Mining Journal: 175(11): 154.

Anonymous (1977), International Directory of Mining and Mineral Processing Operations, published by Engineering and Mining Journal: 174.

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 72, 162.

California Division of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 85-15 (1985): No. 14, Pl. 6B & 7.

U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report MLA 36-86 (1986): 16-18.

Calzia, J. P.; Frisken, J. G.; Jachens, R. C.; McMahon, A. B.; Rumsey, C. M. (1987), Mineral Resources of the Kingston Range Wilderness Study Area, San Bernardino County, California. U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1709-D, 34 p., maps.

California Division of Mines and Geology (1990), Mines and mineral producers active in California (1988-89), California Department of Conservation, Division of Mines and Geology, Special Publication 103.

Straam Engineers, Inc.; Capital and Operating Cost Estimating System Handbook, U.S. Bureau of Mines Contract No. JO255026.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10036214, 10262700.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0060710209.

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