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Chromian Clinochlore

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Formula:
Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
A variety of Clinochlore

Lilac to purple variety of Clinochlore containing chromium. Also known as Kämmererite.

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Chemical Properties of Chromian ClinochloreHide

Formula:
Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8

Synonyms of Chromian ClinochloreHide

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Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chromite25 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Chromite on mindat.org.
Uvarovite13 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Uvarovite on mindat.org.
Magnesiochromite10 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Magnesiochromite on mindat.org.
Calcite7 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Calcite on mindat.org.
Talc5 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Talc on mindat.org.
Redledgeite4 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Redledgeite on mindat.org.
Brucite3 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Brucite on mindat.org.
Aluminian Chromite2 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Aluminian Chromite on mindat.org.
Chrysotile2 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Chrysotile on mindat.org.
Clinochlore2 photos of Chromian Clinochlore associated with Clinochlore 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.

References for Chromian ClinochloreHide

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Lapham, D.M. (1958) Structural and chemical variation in chromium chlorite. Am. Min.: 43: 921-956.

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Localities for Chromian ClinochloreHide

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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.
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Buccleuch Co.
      • Coolac district
Minerals in podiform chromitites - Tumut Serpentinite Province, Southern New South Wales, Graham, Franklin and Marshall, 2001, Australian Journal of Mineralogy 7(1).
  • South Australia
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
        • Mount Barker
          • Nairne
Graham, J. (1978) Manganochromite, palladium antimonide, and some unusual mineral associations at the Nairne pyrite deposit, South Australia. American Mineralogist, Vol. 63, pp. 1166-1174.
  • Tasmania
    • West Coast municipality
      • Zeehan District
        • Dundas mineral field
Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
        • North Dundas
Bottrill, R.S., Graham, I.T. (2006) Stichtite from Western Tasmania. Australian Journal of Mineralogy: 12: 101-107.
  • Western Australia
    • Meekatharra Shire
      • Sylvania Station
Grguric, B.A., Jones, S., Gray, S. (in press) Chromian clinochlore from Coobina, Pilbara Province, Western Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy.
Austria
 
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Felben valley
Daniel Toro specimen
  • Styria
    • Leoben
      • Kraubath an der Mur
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
      • St Stefan ob Leoben
Weninger (1976)
  • Tyrol
    • East Tyrol
      • Virgen valley
        • Umbal valley
          • Islitz Alp
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Bulgaria
 
  • Kardzhali Oblast (Kurdzhali; Kărdžali; Kurdjali)
    • Kirkovo Obshtina
I. Kostov, V. Breskovska, J. Mincheva-Stefanova, G. Kirov (1964): Minerals of Bulgaria. Sofia, Bulgaria, 540 pp. (in Bulgarian).
Canada
 
  • Ontario
    • Kenora District
      • Ring of Fire
        • BMA527861 Area
Laarman,J.E. 2014. A DETAILED METALLOGENIC STUDY OF THE MCFAULDS LAKE CHROMITE DEPOSITS, NORTHERN ONTARIO , PhD Thesis, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
        • BMA527862 Area
Reiner Mielke 2014;
China
 
  • Gansu Province
    • Jiuquan Prefecture
      • Aksai Co. (Aksay Co.; Akesai Co.)
Peisheng Bao and Xibin Wang (1989): Mineral Deposits 8(1), 3-18
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Xilin Gol League (Xilinguole Prefecture)
      • West Ujimqin Banner (Xiwuzhumuqin Co.)
        • Hegenshan Ophiolite
Zhengyong Qin (1976): Geology and Prospecting 12(7), 21-29
Zhengyong Qin (1976): Geology and Prospecting 12(7), 21-29
Zhengyong Qin (1976): Geology and Prospecting 12(7), 21-29.
Zhengyong Qin (1976): Geology and Prospecting 12(7), 21-29.
  • Jilin Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Tonghua Prefecture
      • Tonghua Co.
Xiangwen Wang (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 689-692
  • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
    • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Tacheng Prefecture (Tarbaghatay Prefecture)
        • Tuoli Co. (Toli Co.)
          • Sartohay (Sartokay; Sartuohai; Saertuohai)
Zhou, M.-F., Robinson, P.T., Malpas, J., Sun, M., Aitchison, J., Bai, W.J., Hu, X.-F., and Yang, J.-S. (2001): Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 19(4), 517-534.
Cuba
 
  • Holguín Province
    • Mayarí-Baracoa Belt
www.mineralogicalassociation.ca/doc/abstracts/cm3_Vol37_Jun99.pdf.
Egypt
 
  • Red Sea Governorate
    • Eastern Desert
      • Barramiya
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
      • Bir Bitan
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
      • El Galala
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
Ahmed, A.H., Arai, S., and Attia, A.K. (2001): Mineralium Deposita 36, 72-84.
Ethiopia
 
  • Benshangul-Gumaz Region
    • Asosa region (Assosa region)
P.M. Kartashov data
Finland
 
  • Eastern Finland Region
    • Outokumpu Cu-Co-Zn-Ni-Ag-Au ore field
Hytönen, Kai: Suomen Mineraalit. GTK. Jysväskylä 1999.
  • Lapland Region
    • Kemi
Andrey Vishnevsky photo & specimen.
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Haute-Loire
      • Auzon
        • Azérat
Bull. Minéral. , 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
      • Lavoûte-Chilhac
        • Saint-Cirgues
Bull. Minéral. , 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
      • Torsiac
        • Lanau
Bull. Minéral. , 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
    • Puy-de-Dôme
      • Jumeaux
        • Champagnat-le-Jeune
Bull. Minéral. , 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
Greece
 
  • Macedonia Department
    • Chalkidiki Prefecture
see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32
Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.; Grieco, G., et al. Metamorphic redistribution of Cr within chromitites and its influence on chromite ore enrichment. Miner. Eng. (2010)
  • Sterea Hellas Department
    • Fthiótis Prefecture
      • Lamia
        • Othrys Mt ophiolite complex (Othris)
          • Eretria
Garuti, G., Zaccarini, F., and Economou-Eliopoulos, M. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 312-319.
India
 
  • Odisha (Orissa)
    • Cuttack District
      • Saruabil-Maruabil chromite belt
Mineralogical Magazine 1968 36 : 962-965.
Iraq
 
  • Iraqi Kurdistan
    • Sulaymaniyah province
      • Penjwin district
Mohammad, Y. (2009): Mineralogy of sheared serpentinite near Mlakawa mountain, Penjwin district, Kurdistan region, Iraq. Iraqi Bulletin of Geology and Mining: 5(2): 101-117
Italy
 
  • Lombardy
    • Sondrio Province
      • Valtellina
        • Malenco Valley
          • Lanterna Valley
            • Lanzada
Sciesa, E. (1993) Le cromititi della Valmalenco (Alpi Centrali). Il Naturalista Valtellinese - Atti Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Morbegno, 4, 3-9.
Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (1993) I minerali della provincia di Sondrio: Valmalenco. Bettini, Sondrio, 275 pp. Sciesa, E. (1993) Le cromititi della Valmalenco (Alpi Centrali). Il Naturalista Valtellinese - Atti Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Morbegno, 4, 3-9.
              • Campo Franscia (Franscia)
De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
              • Scerscen Valley
Bedognè, F., Montrasio, A., Sciesa, E. (1993) I minerali della provincia di Sondrio: Valmalenco. Bettini, Sondrio, 275 pp. Sciesa, E. (1993) Le cromititi della Valmalenco (Alpi Centrali). Il Naturalista Valtellinese - Atti Mus. civ. Stor. nat. Morbegno, 4, 3-9.
  • Piedmont
    • Torino Province
      • Canavese District
        • Orco Valley
  • Tuscany
    • Florence Province
      • Impruneta
Batacchi, C., Capperi, M., Cosci, C., Bittarello, E., Ciriotti, M.E., Prosperi, B., Borselli, G., Fassina, B., Ceccantini, L. (2015): Secondo ritrovamento mondiale di hylbrownite e altre nuove identificazioni nelle serpentiniti di Impruneta, Toscana. Micro, 1/2015, 40-51
Japan
 
  • Hokkaido
    • Hidaka Province
      • Saru-gun
Fujiwara, T. (1994): Nihon-no-Koubutsu
        • Tanukiiwa
Bamba, Takeo (1978) The Alpine Chrome Ores from Japan. Jour. Fac. Sci., Hokkaido Univ., Ser. lV, vol. 18, nos. 1-2, Feb., 1978, 167-179
  • Kyushu Region
    • Fukuoka Prefecture
Dr. Yohachiro Okamoto collection (conserved by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
    • Oita prefecture
      • Bungo-Ohno City
Dr. Yohachiro Okamoto collection (conserved by the Geological Survey of Japan)
        • Mie-cho-washidani
Iwasa, I. (1882) Report of mine inspection and minerals of Ouita Prefecture, Gakugei Shirin 10, 301-314 (in japanese) (as "bungonite")
  • Shikoku Island
    • Ehime Prefecture
      • Niihama City
        • Besshi
Katou, T. (2007) Suisyou, 19, 22-23.
      • Shikokuchuo City
        • Doi
Nishio-Hamane, D., Ohnishi, M., Minakawa, T., Yamaura, J., Saito, S. & Kadota, R. (2012) Ehimeite, NaCa2Mg4CrSi6Al2O22(OH)2: the first Cr-dominant amphibole from the Akaishi Mine, Higashi-Akaishi Mountain, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 107, 1-7.
    • Kochi Prefecture
      • Kochi City
Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
New Zealand
 
  • South Island
    • Southland
ex Jocelyn Thornton specimen
Norway
 
  • Møre og Romsdal
    • Norddal
      • Tafjord
Garmo, T.T. & Selbekk, R. (2017): Norsk mineralbok. Fossheim Steinsenter, Lom. 351p. (p.163)
    • Sunndal
      • Grøvudalen
Taagvold, H. (2015): Verket kromgruve i Sunndal kommune, Møre og Romsdal. Stein. 42 (19), 4-6.
    • Vanylven
      • Almklovdalen
Pers. Com. K. Brastad 02.1982 in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 95; Garmo, T. T. (2013): Olivine und Eklogite aus Åheim- und jetzt auch noch Diamanten. Mineralien Welt. 24 (2), 81-86
Augsten, R. (2014): Peridot-das "grüne Gold" vom Nordfjord. Lapis. 39 (11), 12-20.
  • Oppland
    • Skjåk
Garmo, T.T. (2006): Mineralfunn ved Øvre otta uttbygginga 2003-2005. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift, 33: 5-8
  • Sør-Trøndelag
    • Oppdal
Witsø, T. (1995): Mineraler i Oppdal med beskrivelse. Driva Kro og Steinsenter. Unpublished paper. http://vinstradalen.no/pdf/Mineraler.pdf
      • Storlidalen
Witsø, T. (1999): Preparering av mineral. STEIN 26 (4), 51
    • Røros
Hultin, I. (1968): Awaruite (Josephinite), a new mineral for Norway. Contribution to the Mineralogy of Norway, no 36. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 48: 179-185
Prestvik, T. (1974): Norwegian chromian ugrandite-garnets. Contribution to the mineralogy of Norway, no 55. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 54, 177-182
Philippines
 
  • Luzon
    • Central Luzon Region
      • Zambales Province
        • Masinloc
Alfredo Petrov specimens
        • Santa Cruz
South-East Asian Oil, Gas, Coal, and Mineral Deposits, C. Hutchison,1996
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Gogołów-Jordanów Massif
Eligiusz Szełęg private collection
    • Jelenia Góra District
      • Kowary area
Berg 1912: Die kristallinen Schiefer des stlichen Riesengebirges. Abh. Preuss. Geol. Landesanst. N. F. 68
    • Ząbkowice District
      • Ząbkowice (Frankenstein)
Delura, K. (2015): Metamorphic modifications of the Braszowice-Brzeźnica chromitites. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 32
Republic of Macedonia
 
  • Lipkovo
Schumacher, F. (1954): The ore deposits of Yugoslavia and the development of its mining industry. Econ. Geol. 49, 451-492.
Russia
 
  • Urals Region
    • Middle Urals
      • Permskaya Oblast'
        • Gornozavodskii area
P.M. Kartashov data
          • Saranovskaya Village (Sarany)
Helmut Schröcke (1981) Lehrbuch der Mineralogie. ISBN 3-11-006823-0
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Ekaterinburg (Sverdlovsk)
Rob Lavinsky (ex. American Museum of Natural History and Lawrence Conklin specimen)
    • Southern Urals
      • Bashkortostan Republic (Bashkiria Republic)
F. Zaccarini et al. , The Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 42, pp. 545-562 (2004).
Sudan
 
  • An Nil al Azraq Wilayah
Ministry of Energy and Mining The Geological Research Authority of The Sudan (GRAS) Chromium and Nickel in the Sudan Brochure AR3-4
Sweden
 
  • Jämtland
    • Strömsund
  • Lappland
    • Arjeplog
    • Jokkmokk
      • Sarek
GFF 7, 342
Switzerland
 
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Prättigau
      • Klosters
        • Obersäss
Probst J. (2013): Die interessantesten Erze, Mineralien und Gesteine im Gotschna- und Casannagebiet. Bergknappe 122, 13-22 & 123, 5-14.
Turkey
 
  • Eastern Anatolia Region
    • Elazig Province
      • Guleman
    • Erzurum Province
      • Kop Daglari
Dietrich, R. and Medenbach, O. (1978): Kämmererite from the Kop Krom mine, Kop Daglan (Turkey). Mineralogical Record. 9(5), 277-287; Hatipoğlu, M., Oğuzer, M. B., & Baki Buzlu, H. (2013). Gemmological and mineralogical investigations and genesis of the kammererite from the Keşiş (Erzincan) and Kop (Erzurum) mountains. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 84, 20-35.
Dietrich, R. and Medenbach, O. (1978): Kämmererite from the Kop Krom mine, Kop Daglan (Turkey). Mineralogical Record. 9(5), 277-287.
UK
 
  • Scotland
    • Shetland Islands
      • Unst
        • Baltasound-Haroldswick area
Heddle, M.F. (1878) The Geognosy and Mineralogy of Scotland: Orkney and Shetland. Island of Unst. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 2, p. 12-35.
Dr Stephen Moreton collection.
Dr Stephen Moreton collection.
USA
 
  • California
    • Alameda Co.
      • Diablo Range
        • Cedar Mountain District
          • Cedar Mountain
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
        • Livermore District (Tesla District)
          • Livermore
[Mineralogical Record 20 129-142]
          • Tesla
Rogers, Austin Flint (1912), Notes on rare minerals from California: Columbia University, School of Mines Quarterly: 33: 380; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136.
    • Amador Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Jackson-Plymouth District
          • Jackson
Lindgren, Waldemar (1888), Contributions to the mineralogy of the Pacific Coast: California Academy of Sciences Proceedings, 2nd. series: 1: 5; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 135, 136.
    • Calaveras Co.
      • Foothill Copper Belt
        • Carmen City
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10109153.
Cater, F.W., Jr. (1948b), Chromite deposits of Calaveras and Amador Counties, California: California Division of Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 2: 47 & Pl. 5; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 433.
Cater, F.W., Jr. (1948b), Chromite deposits of Calaveras and Amador Counties, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 2: 47; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
      • French Creek District
        • Mountain Top
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10109076.
Cater, F.W., Jr. (1948b), Chromite deposits of Calaveras and Amador Counties, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 2: 42, 50; Clark, Wm. B. & P.A. Lydon (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Calaveras County, California: California Division of Mines & Geology County Report 2: 21; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
      • Pardee District
        • Buena Vista Mountain
Cater, F.W., Jr. (1948b), Chromite deposits of Calaveras and Amador Counties, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 2: 48-49; Clark, Wm. B. & P.A. Lydon (1962), Mines and mineral resources of Calaveras County, California: California Division of Mines & Geology County Report 2: 21-22; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
        • Camp Pardee
Cater, F.W., Jr. (1948b), Chromite deposits of Calaveras and Amador Counties, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 2: 42, 50-51 and Pl. 5; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
REF:Deposit:: CATER, F.W., 1948, GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF CHROMITE IN CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES BULLETIN 134, PT. 3, CH. 2, P. 51-52, PL. 5
    • Del Norte Co.
      • Klamath Mts
        • Blue Creek Mountain
Anonymous (1962), World news on mineral occurrences: Rocks & Minerals: 37: 153; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 390.
        • Cant Hook Mountain
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, pt. 1, chap. 1: 34-70; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
        • Diamond Creek District
          • Rockland
            • High Plateau Mountain
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136, 193.
        • Gasquet
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 1: 34-72; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 1: 34-70; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, pt. 1, chap. 1: 34-72; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
        • Gordon Mountain
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 1: 59-60; Allen, John E. (1941), Geologic investigation of the chromite deposits of California: California Division Mines Report 37: 123; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 1: 61; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
        • Little Rattlesnake Mountain
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 1: 34-70; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, pt. 1, chap. 1: Pl. 1, 70; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
        • Scott Bar area
Wells, F.G., Cater, F.W., and Rynearson, G.A. (1946), Chromite deposits of Del Norte County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, pt. 1, chap. 1: 60-61; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
    • El Dorado Co.
      • Latrobe District
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136.
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 148.
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • East Segment Mother Lode
          • Georgetown District
            • Georgetown
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
      • Salmon Falls District (Flagstaff Hill area)
        • Flagstaff Hill
Melhase, John (1935c), Some garnet localities of California: Mineralogist: 3(11): 7-8, 23; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 195.
Post, J.L. and Plummer, C.C. (1972) The chlorite series of Flagstaff Hill area, California. Clays and Clay Minerals: 20: 271-283; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 433.
Averill, Charles V. (1942), Chromium: California Division Mines Report 38: 90; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
      • Volcanoville District
        • Volcanoville
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
      • West Belt
        • Coloma District
          • Coloma
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
        • Shingle Springs District
          • Brandon Corner
Cater, F.W., Jr., G.A. Rynearson & D.H. Dow (1951), Chromite deposits of El Dorado County, California: California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part III, Chapter 4: 122-162; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
    • Fresno Co.
      • Diablo Range
        • New Idria District
          • Wright Mountain
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press.
    • Monterey Co.
      • Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range)
        • Los Burros District
          • Plaskett
            • Los Burros Creek tributary
Bradley, W.W. (1938), Thirty-fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 34: 354; Bradley, W.W. (1939), Thirty-fifth report of the State Mineralogist: California Division Mines Report 35: 497; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136, 194.
    • Nevada Co.
      • Washington District (Omega District)
        • Washington
MacBoyle, Errol (1919), Mines and mineral resources of Nevada County: California Mining Bureau. Report 16, 270 pp. (published as separate chapter): 77; Melhase, John (1935c), Some garnet localities of California: Mineralogist: 3(11): 23; Rynearson, Garn Arthur (1953), Geological investigations of chromite in California: Chromite deposits in the northern Sierra Nevada, California. California Division of Mines and Geology Bulletin 134, part 3 chapter 5: 239; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
    • Placer Co.
      • Dutch Flat District (Towle District)
        • Dutch Flat
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136.
      • Ophir District (Auburn District; Duncan Hill District)
Melhase, John (1935c), Some garnet localities of California: Mineralogist: 3(11): 23; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 141.
      • Snakehead Point
Lindgren, Waldemar (1888), Contributions to the mineralogy of the Pacific Coast: California Academy of Sciences Proceedings, 2nd. series: 1: 5; Melville, William Harlow & Waldemar Lindgren (1890), Contributions to the mineralogy of the Pacific coast: USGS Bulletin 61, 40pp.: 27; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136, 141.
    • San Benito Co.
      • Diablo Range
        • New Idria District
          • Idria (New Idria)
Brush, G.J. (1866), New mineral localities; ouvarovite: American Journal of Science, 2nd. series: 42: 268; Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp.: 183; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136, 195.
          • San Benito River headwaters area
            • Dallas Gem Mine area
              • West of the Dallas Gem Mine
                • San Benito Chrome Mill area
Moller, W.P. (1965) Minerals of southern San Benito County, California. Gems and Minerals: 331: 30; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 434.
    • Shasta Co.
      • Klamath Mts
        • Rattlesnake Hill
Wells, F.G. and Hawkes, H.E. (1965) Chromite deposits of Shasta, Tehama, Trinity and Humboldt counties, California. California Division Mines and Geology Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 3: 146-158; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
    • Siskiyou Co.
      • Dunsmuir
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136; Lydon, Philip Andrew and O’Brien, J.C. (1974) Mines and mineral resources of Shasta County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 6, 154 pp.: 28; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 435.
      • Klamath Mts
        • Bally Mountain
Symons, Henry Heilbronner (1945), Accessions to the exhibit: California Division Mines Report 42: 101; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
        • Bear Mountain
          • Youngs Valley group
Rynearson, Garn Arthur & Clay T. Smith (1940), Chromite deposits in the Seiad quadrangle, Siskiyou County, California: USGS Bulletin 922-J: 306; Wells, F.G. and Cater, F.W. (1950) Chromite deposits of Siskiyou County, California. California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 2: 122-127; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
        • Callahan District (Scott River District)
          • Camp Eden
Melhase, John (1935c), Some garnet localities of California: Mineralogist: 3(11): 23; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 136; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
        • El Capitan
Rynearson, Garn Arthur & Clay T. Smith (1940), Chromite deposits in the Seiad quadrangle, Siskiyou County, California: USGS Bulletin 922-J: 304; Wells, F.G. and Cater, F.W. (1950) Chromite deposits of Siskiyou County, California. California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 2: 122-126; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
        • Klamath River District
          • Seiad Valley [town]
Rynearson, Garn Arthur & Clay T. Smith (1940), Chromite deposits in the Seiad quadrangle, Siskiyou County, California: USGS Bulletin 922-J: 304-306; Allen, John E. (1941), Geologic investigation of the chromite deposits of California: California Division Mines Report 37: 123-124.
        • Tom Martin Peak
Wells, F.G. and Cater, F.W. (1950) Chromite deposits of Siskiyou County, California. California Division Mines Bulletin 134, part 1, chapter 2: 87; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 435.
      • Yreka
        • Southeast of Yreka
Symons, Henry Heilbronner (1945), Accessions to the exhibit: California Division Mines Report 42: 101; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 186.
Diller, J.S. (1919) Recent studies of domestic chromite deposits. A.I.M.E. Bulletin 153: 1995; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 388.
    • Tehama Co.
Rynearson, Garn Arthur (1946), Chromite deposits of the North Elder Creek area, Tehama County, California: USGS Bulletin 945-G: 200; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 137, 196; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 500.
    • Tuolumne Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Jacksonville District
www.mineralsocal.org
  • Maryland
    • Baltimore Co.
      • Bare Hills
Pearre, N. & A. V. Heyl (1960) Mineral deposits in serpentine rocks of the Piedmont Upland, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware: U. S. Geological Survey: Bulletin 1082K: 707-833.
Ostrander, C. W. & W. E. Price (1940) Minerals of Maryland: Natural History Society of Maryland, 297p.
      • Owings Mills
Rocks & Min.: 20:473.
Stuart Herring
Stuart Herring
Gems and Minerals of America - Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
      • State Line District
Mineralogical Record Vol 12 #3 May/June 1981 pp149-156
    • Harford Co.
Pearre, N. & A. V. Heyl (1960) Mineral deposits in serpentine rocks of the Piedmont Upland, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware: U. S. Geological Survey: Bulletin 1082K: 765.
Ostrander, C. W. & W. E. Price (1940) Minerals of Maryland: Natural History Society of Maryland , 92 p.
Ostrander, C. W. & W. E. Price (1940) Minerals of Maryland: Natural History Society of Maryland , 92 p.
  • Nevada
    • Clark Co.
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New York
    • New York City
      • Staten Island (Richmond Co.)
Collected by Steve Okulewicz
  • North Carolina
Genth, Frederick Augustus.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
    • Yancey Co.
      • Day Book
AmMin 60:924
  • Oregon
    • Jackson Co.
      • Applegate District
Oregon Metal Mines Handbook, 1943, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries: Bulletin No. 14-C, Vol. 2, Section 2 - Jackson Co., page 186.
    • Josephine Co.
      • Josephine Creek District
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2013), Lonny Hodges specimens
  • Pennsylvania
    • Berks Co.
      • Spring Township
Gordon: Mineralogy of Pennysylvania, 1922 p. 159
    • Chester Co.
      • State Line Chromite District
        • West Nottingham Township
          • Nottingham
Mineralogy of Pennsylvania - 1922; Samuel S. Gordon, pg. 181
    • Lancaster Co.
      • State Line Chromite District
        • Fulton Township
Mineral collecting in Pennsylvania, 1965 - Lapham & Geyer, pg. 130
the Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1875-1922; Samuel G. Gordon, Pg. 204.
        • Little Britain Township
          • Texas
The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania - 1922; Samual G. Gondon
  • Vermont
    • Windsor Co.
      • Ludlow
P. Cristofono collection, 2013
  • Washington
    • Ferry Co.
      • Colville Indian Reservation
        • San Poil District (Keller District)
          • Keller
Minerals of Washington, Bart Cannon, 1975; Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metalic Minerals, Vol. 1; M. Huntting, 1956
    • Okanogan Co.
      • Brown Lake
Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metalic Minerals, Vol. 1; M. Huntting, 1956
    • Skagit Co.
      • Cypress Island
Huntting, M. (1956): Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metallic Minerals, Vol. 1; Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.73; Lasmanis, R. Et Al (1990): Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report
    • Whatcom Co.
      • Sisters District
        • Twin Sisters Mountain
          • Green Creek
`Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metalic Minerals, Vol. 1; M. Huntting, 1956; Minerals of Washington, B. Cannon, 1975; Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; R. Derkey, N. Joseph, R. Lasmanis, 1990.
          • Nooksack River
Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metalic Minerals, Vol. 1; M. Huntting, 1956
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.73
        • Hildebrand Lake
``Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part II, Metalic Minerals, Vol. 1; M. Huntting, 1956; Minerals of Washington, B. Cannon, 1975
  • Wyoming
    • Converse Co.
Rocks & Minerals 76:385
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
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