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Hessonite

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Formula:
Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Name:
From the Greek "hesson," for "inferior," in allusion to its lower hardness and density than most other garnet varieties.
A variety of Grossular

A gemmy, more or less orange (due to small iron content) variety of Grossular garnet.

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Chemical Properties of HessoniteHide

Formula:
Ca3Al2(SiO4)3

Synonyms of HessoniteHide

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Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Clinochlore203 photos of Hessonite associated with Clinochlore on mindat.org.
Diopside182 photos of Hessonite associated with Diopside on mindat.org.
Vesuvianite70 photos of Hessonite associated with Vesuvianite on mindat.org.
Quartz21 photos of Hessonite associated with Quartz on mindat.org.
Anorthite20 photos of Hessonite associated with Anorthite on mindat.org.
Epidote14 photos of Hessonite associated with Epidote on mindat.org.
Chlorite Group13 photos of Hessonite associated with Chlorite Group on mindat.org.
Clinozoisite13 photos of Hessonite associated with Clinozoisite on mindat.org.
Grossular10 photos of Hessonite associated with Grossular on mindat.org.
Titanite10 photos of Hessonite associated with Titanite on mindat.org.

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Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

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- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Afghanistan
 
José Zendrera collection
Australia
 
  • Northern Territory
    • Central Desert Region
      • Harts Range (Harts Ranges; Hartz Range; Hartz Ranges)
        • Ambalindum Station
          • Coggan Bore
personal collecting
  • Queensland
Updated list originally distributed by University of Queensland
part of list University of Queensland
  • South Australia
    • Olary Province
      • Mt Victor Plumbago Station
Noble, R. J., Just, J. and Johnson, J. E. (1983): Catalogue of South Australian Minerals.
Austria
 
  • Burgenland
    • Oberwart
      • Badersdorf
https://www.mindat.org/gallery.php?loc=58184&min=1755
  • Carinthia
    • Friesach - Hüttenberg area
      • Hüttenberg
        • Hüttenberger Erzberg
          • Knappenberg
            • Rudolfshöhe
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Koralpe
      • Großer Speikkogel - Steinschneider area
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
      • Moschkogel - Weinebene area
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
        • Brandrücken
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Saualpe
      • Reisberg
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Villach
      • Afritz Mts
        • Wollanig
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
  • Lower Austria
    • Waldviertel
      • Pernegg
Peter Lamatsch collection
      • Schönberg am Kamp
KIESEWETTER, Ludwig (2002g): Granat von Plank/Kamp, NÖ.- Mefos, 13/25, 9-10, Wien.
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
peter neschen collection
      • Hollersbach valley
        • Scharnbachgraben
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Krimmler Ache valley
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Rauris valley
        • Hüttwinkl valley
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Stubach valley
        • Enzingerboden
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Strasser, A. (1989): Die Minerale Salzburgs. Salzburg. 346p
  • Tyrol
    • East Tyrol
      • Virgen valley
        • Prägraten
          • Dorferbach valley
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Gerd Stefanik collection
    • North Tyrol
      • Zillertal
        • Zemmgrund
          • Ochsner-Rotkopf massif
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Upper Austria
    • Mühlviertel
      • Rohrbach
        • Aigen im Mühlkreis
Reiter, E. (1982): Beiträge zur oberösterreichischen Landesmineralogie, Teil 4: Die Mineralfunde aus dem Steinbruch in Oberhaag bei Aigen-Schlägl. Der Mineraliensammler, F. 3/1982, 15-20, Linz.
        • Schlägl
- Franz Pröll, in: Minerale und Gesteine des oberen westlichen Mühlviertels. Diplomarbeit am Institut für Mineralogie und Petrographie, Universität Salzburg 1976, 21 Abbildungen, 74 Seiten.
Canada
 
  • Ontario
Schroetter, Ralph. The Bancroft & Area Mineral Collectors Guide.
      • Dungannon Township
        • York River area
Maggie Wilson
    • Peterborough Co.
      • Chandos Township
Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39; Ann P. Sabina, Rocks amd Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound and Southern Ontario, pg. 46
  • Québec
    • Estrie
      • Le Val-Saint-François RCM
        • St-Denis-de-Brompton
Tarassoff, P. (1994). "Famous mineral localities: The Orford nickel mine, Québec, Canada." Mineralogical Record, 25(5),pp:327-345.
      • Les Sources RCM
        • Asbestos
American Mineralogist, Volume 74, pages 859-864, 1989
www.alpinegems.net
China
 
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Hohhot League (Huhehaote Prefecture)
      • Wuchuan Co.
Xu Jiuhua, Zhang Rui, Lin Longhua, and Wei Hao (2008): Proceedings of the 13th International conference on thermobarogeochemistry and IVth APIFIS symposium, Vol. 2, 207-210.
    • Ulaan Chab League (Wulanchabu Prefecture)
      • Chahar Right Middle Banner (Chaha'er Youyi Zhongqi)
Xu Jiuhua, Zhang Rui, Lin Longhua, and Wei Hao (2008): Proceedings of the 13th International conference on thermobarogeochemistry and IVth APIFIS symposium, Vol. 2, 207-210.
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Jílové (Eule)
        • Jílové Gold mining District
          • Sázava
Lapis 2000(4), 13-30
    • Plzeň Region
      • Nepomuk (Pomuk)
Ales Tomek photo
    • South Bohemia Region
      • Strakonice
        • Volyně
Zikeš J., Welser P.: Zrudněná křemenná žíla z Nihošovic. Minerál, 2011, 19, 1, 16-22.
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Olomouc Region
      • Javorník (Jauernig)
Sejkora, J.: Uranové ložisko Zálesí v Rychlebských horách. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1994, roč. 2, s. 105-110.
      • Jeseník
Kruťa, T. Slezské nerosty a jejich literatura ; Kruťa, T.: Nerostný výzkum ve Slezsku v roce 1954. Přírodovědecký sborník Ostravského kraje, 1955, roč. 16, č. 1, s. 125-138.
No reference listed
Kruťa, T.: O nerostech ze Žulové (Frýdberka) ve Slezsku. Časopis Slezského musea, series A: vědy přírodní, 1951, roč. 1, č. 1. s. 33 - 57.
        • Žulová (Friedeberg)
S.ŠIMKO
    • Zlín Region
      • Komňa
Pauliš, P: Nejzajímavější mineralogická naleziště Moravy a Slezska. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2001, s. 42-44.
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Waldshut
        • Detzeln
Hess, E., Graeser, S. & Gabriel, W. (2011): Das Porphyrwerk Detzeln im Steinatal und seine Mineralien. Lapis 36 (4), 25-35; 54.
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Fichtelgebirge
        • Wunsiedel
          • Schönbrunn
F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
      • Münchberg Metamorphic complex
        • Oberkotzau
          • Wurlitz
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
    • Lower Bavaria
      • Untergriesbach
        • Kropfmühl-Untergriesbach Graphite Mining District
          • Pfaffenreut
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
    • Upper Palatinate
      • Arnschwang
        • Kalkofen
S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
      • Pleystein
Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
      • Weiden
        • Oedenthal
Weber, B. (2013): Die Mineralien des Amphibolit-Steinbruchs Muglhof/Ödenthal bei Weiden in der Oberpfalz. Aufschluss 64, 268-281.
  • Hesse
    • Odenwald
      • Bensheim
        • Hochstädten
Nickel, E., and Fettel, M. (1985): Odenwald. Sammlung geologischer Führer Vol. 65, 2nd ed., Bornträger (Berlin, Stuttgart), 231 pp.
Nickel, E., and Fettel, M. (1985): Odenwald. Sammlung geologischer Führer Vol. 65, 2nd ed., Bornträger (Berlin, Stuttgart), 231 pp.
  • Saxony-Anhalt
    • Harz
      • Thale
        • Friedrichsbrunn
Thomas Lühr collection
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirge
      • Marienberg District
Frenzel, A. (1874): Mineralogisches Lexicon für das Königreich Sachsen
      • Schneeberg District
Lapis 30(7/8):34 (2005)
Greece
 
  • Thessalia Department (Thessaly)
    • Larissa
Chrysovalantis Efstathiou
Italy
 
  • Aosta Valley
    • Ayas Valley
      • Ayas
        • Champoluc
Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975) Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol., 472 pp.
Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975) Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol., 472 pp.
    • Champdepraz
- Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
    • Châtillon
    • Lys Valley
      • Gressoney-la-Trinité
C.M. Gramaccioli (1975)-Minerali alpini e Prealpini-Edizioni Atlas Bergamo
    • Montjovet
Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973). Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano
Pandullo, A. (1975) Località mineralogiche consigliate. Bellecombe (Châtillon, Aosta). Notizie del Gruppo Mineralogico Lombardo, 6, 1 (marzo 1975), 10-12; Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007) Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, L'Artigiana Srl - Azienda Grafica, Alba (Cuneo), 607 pp.
C.M. Gramaccioli (1975)-Minerali alpini e Prealpini-Edizioni Atlas Bergamo
    • Valtournanche Valley
      • Valtournanche
C.M. Gramaccioli (1975)-Minerali alpini e Prealpini-Edizioni Atlas Bergamo
C.M. Gramaccioli (1975)-Minerali alpini e Prealpini-Edizioni Atlas Bergamo
  • Liguria
    • Genova Province
      • Arenzano
Rob Lavinsky (ex. Richard Kosnar specimen)
      • Cogoleto
Dario Di Domenico photo
      • Genova
        • Voltri
Repossi, E. (1918): I minerali della Valle della Gava nel "Gruppo di Voltri". Una nuova varietà di talco. Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale in Milano, 57, 131-155; De Michele V. (1974): Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol., 408 pp.
      • Tiglieto
Antofilli, M., Borgo, E., Palenzona, A. (1985): I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. II Edizione. SAGEP Editrice, Genova, 296 pp.
    • Savona Province
      • Urbe
Van King
Giovanni Scapin Collection
Alessandro Tagliaferi
      • Varazze
        • Pra Riondo
Franco Lazzari photo & specimen Photo id 85790
  • Lombardy
    • Bergamo Province
      • Cene
        • Rossa Valley
Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella Bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp. (geologic part by F. Pezzotta). F. Brignoli
  • Piedmont
    • Cuneo Province
      • Po Valley
        • Crissolo
          • Pian Melzé (Pian della Regina)
Van King
    • Torino Province
Yves Masson
        • Roure
Piccoli G.C., Maletto G., Bosio P., Lombardo B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Alba, 607 pp.
Piccoli G.C., Maletto G., Bosio P., Lombardo B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Alba, 607 pp.
      • Lanzo Valleys
        • Ala Valley
          • Ala di Stura
Maletto G.,Meda F.,Pelizzone G.-I minerali della Val d'Ala -Ellezeta (1976)
Matteo Chinellato
Maletto G.,Meda F.,Pelizzone G.-I minerali della Val d'Ala -Ellezeta (1976)
          • Balme
Rob Lavinsky (ex. Richard Kosnar specimen)
Simone Citon photo
Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975). Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol.
Gramaccioli, C.M. (1975). Minerali alpini e prealpini. Istituto Italiano Edizioni Atlas, Bergamo, 2 vol.
        • Viù Valley
          • Usseglio
Vik Vanrusselt Collection; Alpinisti M. (1981): Minerali della Val di Viù: l'epidoto del lago Falin. Bollettino della Sezione di Pianezza del Club Alpino italiano, 5, 24 (ottobre-dicembre 1981), 12-13.
Girolami, C. (2006). I minerali delle Valli di Lanzo. Stampato in proprio.
          • Viù
Girolami, C. (2006). I minerali delle Valli di Lanzo. Stampato in proprio.
      • Pellice Valley
        • Villar Pellice
Marco Macchieraldo, personal find
      • Susa Valley
        • Almese
Martins da Pedra
        • Avigliana
La Val di Susa e i suoi minerali – Antonello Barresi – Gruppo Mineralogico e Paleontologico C.A.I. UGET.
        • Condove
Paolo Pastore
          • Laietto (Lajetto)
Novarese G.-I minerali delle rodingiti dell'Alpe delle Frasse-Rivista Mineralogica Italiana 4/2000,pp230-240
        • San Giorio
- Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
  • Sardinia
    • Cagliari Province
      • Assemini
Stara, P. (1990): La miniera di San Leone (CA). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 3/1990, 121-136.
    • Nuoro Province
      • Orani
Conti-Vecchi, G., Stara, P. (1991): Minerali della Sardegna. Edizioni Della Torre, 275 pp.
Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
  • Tuscany
    • Livorno Province
      • Elba Island
        • Capoliveri
          • Cape Calamita Mine (Calamita Mine)
Myanmar
 
  • Mandalay Region (Mandalay Division)
    • Pyin-Oo-Lwin District
      • Mogok Township
        • Kyauk-Pyat-That
Praszkier, T. and Sacchi, M. (2012) Huge pocket from Sakangyi, Myamnar. Minerals, the collector's newspaper, #4, 1-7.
  • Shan State
    • Loilem District (Loilen District)
Kyaw Khaing Win (2004): A study on gemstones occurrences of Monghsu and its environs. Unpublishes M.Res. thesis, University of Yangon, Department of Geology.
New Zealand
 
  • South Island
    • Southland
      • Invercargill City
Service, H. 1937: Intrusion of norite and the accompanying contact metamorphism at Bluff, New Zealand. Transactions of the Royal Society NZ 67: 185-217.
Norway
 
  • Nordland
    • Beiarn
Pakistan
 
  • Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA)
    • Bajaur Agency
      • Barang-Turghao (Mor-Darra)
TVM Specimen; Lapis 34 (12): 48
Peru
 
  • Ica Department
Dr Jaroslav Hyrsl specimens
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Strzelin District
Eligiusz Szełęg private collection
Portugal
 
  • Viana do Castelo District
    • Caminha
      • Arga de Baixo
Russia
 
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Zlatoust
          • Nazyamskie Mts
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
Ďuďa R.,Kotuľak P., Káňa R., 1993: Bergbau und Mineralien von Banská Štiavnica (Schemnitz), Slowakei. Emser Hefte, 14, 3, 1-70, Haltern
Spain
 
  • Catalonia
    • Barcelona
      • Vallès Occidental-Baix Llobregat
        • Sant Cugat del Vallès-El Papiol
Joaquim Mollfulleda, Minerales, Omega, 1996
Sri Lanka
 
  • Sabaragamuwa Province
    • Ratnapura District
      • Ratnapura
Ceylon Aluvial Mine, (Book, Co. 2002)
  • Uva Province
    • Moneragala District
Mathavan, V., Kalubandara, S. T., & Fernando, G. W. A. R. (2000). Occurrences of two new types of gem deposits in Okkampitiya gem field in Sri Lanka.
Mathavan, V., Kalubandara, S. T., & Fernando, G. W. A. R. (2000). Occurrences of two new types of gem deposits in Okkampitiya gem field in Sri Lanka.
Switzerland
 
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Bregaglia Valley (Bergell)
      • Casaccia
Monistier, G. (2009) Lapis, 34, #3, 20-21.
      • Forno Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
    • Vorderrhein Valley
      • Tujetsch (Tavetsch)
        • Maighels Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
  • Ticino (Tessin)
    • Riviera
      • Claro
        • Molino Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.; Trommsdorf, V. (1968); Mineralreaktionen mit Wollastonit und Vesuvian in einem Kalksilikatfels der alpinen Disthenzone (Claro, Tessin), Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen: 48: 655-666.
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Binn Valley
      • Geisspfad area
    • Zermatt - Saas Fee area
      • Matt Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 136-137.
        • Zermatt
          • Findel glacier (Findeln glacier; Findelen glacier) area
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
          • Gorner glacier area
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
      • Saas Valley
        • Saas-Almagell
Christian Bracke Collection
        • Saas-Fee
          • Fee glacier
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 137.
Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, F., Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 321
          • Spielboden area
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 201.
Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, F., Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p 321
Taiwan
 
  • Taiwan Province
    • Hualien Co.
      • Wanjung (Wan-Lon)
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Tombstone Hills
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 239.
  • Arkansas
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
  • California
    • Los Angeles Co.
      • Santa Clarita Valley
        • Santa Clarita
Blake, Wm. P. (1855), Observations on the extent of the gold region of California and Oregon, with notices of mineral localities in California and of some remarkable specimens of crystalline gold: American Journal of Science, 2nd. Series: 20: 82; Blake, Wm. P. (1856), Reports of explorations and surveys to ascertain the most practical and economical route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean: 33rd. Congress, 2nd. Session, House Doc. 91: Vol. 5, part 2, geological report: 289; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 251.
    • Placer Co.
      • Tahoe District
        • Alpine Meadows
          • Deer Park
Kunz, George Frederick (1904), Precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1903: 925; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 194.
    • Riverside Co.
      • Cahuilla District
        • Little Cahuilla Mountain
Webb, R.W. (1942), Two Andalusite Pegmatites from Riverside County, California. The American Mineralogist: 28(11-12): 581-593.
    • San Diego Co.
      • Banner District
        • Banner
Merrill, Frederick James Hamilton (1916), San Diego, Imperial Counties: Calif. Min Bureau Report 14: 635-743; […(abstract): Geol. Zentralbl., Band 27: 395 (1922)]: 765; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
        • Mason Valley
Hilton, J. W. (1939): Mine that has everything, except gem stones. In: The Desert Magazine, Volume 3, November 1939, p. 28.
      • Jacumba District
        • Jacumba
          • East of Jacumba
Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 37, 171 pp.: 52; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
Snyder, Doris (1962), Epidote and garnet in San Diego County: Gems & Minerals, No. 292: 22-23, Jan., 1962; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
      • Mesa Grande District
        • Gem Hill
Carnahan, V. 1960. The Treasure of the Himalaya Mine. Gems & Minerals magazine, November, pages 21-25, 55-57.
Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 37, 171 pp.: 128; Murdoch, Joseph & Webb, Robert W. (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
      • Ramona
        • Ramona area
CALIF. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. COUNTY REPORT 3, 1963, NO. 113, P. 107.
      • Ramona District
        • Ramona
Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 37, 171 pp.: 52; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California State Mining Bureau Bulletin 37, 171 pp.: 52; 150.
    • Tulare Co.
      • Three Rivers
Kunz, George Frederick (1897), Precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1896: 1204; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 196.
  • Colorado
    • Chaffee Co.
      • Turret District
Pearl, 1958. Colorado Gem Trails & Mineral Guide
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield Co.
      • Redding (Reading)
Murphy, Raymond H., Jr. (1966), Mineralogy of West Redding, Conn., Garnet Locality, Rocks and Minerals, 41(12): 896-897.
  • Maine
    • Androscoggin Co.
      • Minot
Ray Woodman specimen
Guidebook 1 to Mineral Collecting in the Maine Pegmatite Belt
    • Oxford Co.
      • Woodstock
No reference listed
  • Massachusetts
    • Essex Co.
      • Newbury
Gleba, 1978. Massachusetts Mineral & Fossil Localities
    • Middlesex Co.
Gleba, 1978. Massachusetts Mineral & Fossil Localities
      • Lexington
Gleba, 1978. Massachusetts Mineral & Fossil Localities
    • Worcester Co.
Emerson, 1917. Geology of Mass. & Rhode Island
      • Worcester
Emerson, B.K. Geology of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, 1917. (USGS Bulletin 597), p.228
  • New Hampshire
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Kunz, 1898. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America
    • Hillsborough Co.
      • Amherst
P Cristofono collection
The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull. Vol. 3, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 84.
  • North Carolina
Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
    • Mitchell Co.
      • Cane Creek Section
Kunz, 1898. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America.
  • Rhode Island
    • Providence Co.
      • Lincoln
        • Lime Rock
Rocks & Minerals (1986): 61: 286-289
  • Vermont
    • Orleans & Lamoille Cos.
      • Lowell & Eden
Van King
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