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X2A-4V3Quartz (Var: Amethyst) : SiO2

Crystal Park, Elkhorn Hot Springs area, Pioneer Mts, Beaverhead Co., Montana, USA

Amethyst crystal 6.5 cm in the process of being unearthed from the decomposed granite of Crystal Park Montana, USA. Summer 2000.
Photo ID: 335922     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 488   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1183 x 784 pixels (0.9 Mpix)

Entrance of the Hull Mine, November 2009

Hull Mine group, Buckeye vein group, Castle Dome Mine group, Kofa Game Range, Castle Dome District, Castle Dome Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA

Fluorescent calcite and fluorite can be found here in the mine and on the dumps.
Photo ID: 303659     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 862   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Kingston Range

Kingston Range, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

View toward the amethyst collecting area in the Kingston Range, in winter time.
Photo ID: 243693     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 497   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1285 x 903 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

Radiore dump

Darwin Mine, Darwin, Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA

Dump of the Radiore adit of the Darwin Mine from the Anaconda era of the 1940s-70s. Taken April, 2007.
Copyright: © Jim Bean      Photo ID: 231093     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 599   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Radiore Adit

Darwin Mine, Darwin, Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA

Radiore adit of the Darwin Mine.
April 2008 photo, 55 gallon (208 Liter) barrel in center of picture gives scale.
Copyright: © Jim Bean      Photo ID: 231092     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 972   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Table Mountain Mine opencut

Table Mountain Mine, Table Mountain area, Table Mountain District, Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

A seam of copper silicates in the face of the Table Mountain Mine opencut. Rockhounds have seriously undermined the area of this seam creating a dangerous situation for anyone else wishing to partake. Fortunately the dumps are fruitful.
FOV approx 10 feet. December 2007
Copyright: © Jim Bean      Photo ID: 231091     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 679   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 800 x 600 pixels (0.5 Mpix)

Artinite Pit, April 2007

Artinite pit, Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA

Looking northeast toward the main cut in the Artinite Pit, April 2007. FOV along the cut is around 250 feet. Cheap throwaway Fujifilm camera. Classic landscape of pine trees and serpentine barrens characteristic of the Clear Creek Management area.
Photo ID: 230020     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 951   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1500 x 1000 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

Historical Monument for Butte

Butte District, Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA

June 2003 image of a monument dedicated to Butte's mining history.
Copyright: © JB      Photo ID: 216906     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 419   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Benitoite monument

San Benito Co., California, USA

A monument erected by the E Clampus Vitus society honoring Benitoite and it's history in the county, near the entrance to the Clear Creek Management Area where Benitoite occurs at four localities.
Taken in October, 2003
Copyright: © JB      Photo ID: 215353     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 374   Approval status: User gallery    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Aurora Mine

Aurora Mine, Idria Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA

Lower workings of the Aurora Quicksilver mine in 2003. Cinnabar, drusy quartz and "plasma agate" can be found here in mediocre quality.
Copyright: © Jim Bean      Photo ID: 215352     Uploaded by: Jim Bean   View Count: 701   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)
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