Minerals of the Black Range     N to Z

(Not A Definitive list as to Location or mineral)

 
 

Nagyágite


CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Hoosier Mine


Nitrocalcite


MONTICELLO


Opal


PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Nugget Gulch - The Clearing


Perrierite


MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw


Petrified Wood


SIERRA CUCHILLO


Plancheite


OLD HADLEY MINING DISTRICT: Copper Mine


Plattnerite


GEORGETOWN DISTRICT: Mimbres Mine


Polybasite


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Ladrone Gulch Camp (Brush Heap Mine)- Carbonate Creek Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Nana Mine


Proustite


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Kingston Mine

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  US Treasury Mine


Pseudobrookite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT:  Warm Springs Canyon

MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw

PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Squaw Creek Mine


Psilomelane


MACHO DISTRICT: Anniversary Shaft - Old Dude Shaft

COOKES RANGE: Cookes Range Manganese District

COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Cooke’s Peak Area

FLUORITE RIDGE DISTRICT: Greenleaf Mine


Pyrargyrite


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Kingston Mine - Lady Franklin Camp (Gypsy Mine)


Pyrite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Bonanza Mine - Chance Mine - Copper Flat (Sternberg Shaft) - Copper Flat Claims - Garfield Butler Group - Mary Richmond Mine

KINGSTON DISTRICT: Lady Franklin Camp (Black Colt Mine) - Ladrone Gulch Camp (Brush Heap MIne)

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Silver Monument - St. Cloud Mine - Bald Eagle Mine - Pye Lode - Great Republic Mine

MACHO DISTRICT: Anniversary Shaft - Old Dude Shaft

TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Lookout Mine

COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Jose District

FLUORITE RIDGE DISTRICT: Grattan Mine


Pyrolusite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Palma Group

LAKE VALLEY DISTRICT:  Sierra Grande Mine (Bridal Chamber & Carolina Mine)

BLOG: Pyrolusite


Pyromorphite


CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Tidal Wave Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Wolford Mine


Pyroxmangite


WINSTON


Quartz


See our blog on this mineral.


HILLSBORO DISTRICT:  Bonanza Mine - Chance Mine - Copper Flat (Sternberg Shaft) - Copper Flat Claims - Garfield Butler Group - Big Chief Mine in Percha Creek - Macy Mine - Petroglyph Mine - Unnamed

GEORGETOWN DISTRICT: Mimbres Mine - Copper Rose Mine

KINGSTON DISTRICT: Ladrone Gulch Camp (Brush Heap MIne) - Silver Mine Group - Tall Pine Mine

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  US Treasury Mine - Alaska Group - Little Granite Mountain - Sheep Canyon - Illinois Mine - Bald Eagle Mine - Pye Lode - Black Mountain Group - Great Republic Mine

CHISE DISTRICT: Concordant Fluorspar Mine - Unnamed Prospect

CUCHILLO NEGRO DISTRICT: Prospectors Delight Mine

COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Jose District - Faywood Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Nana Mine

PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Alexander Mine - Round Mountain - Squaw Creek Mine

TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Berrenda Creek Prospects - Latham Mine - Log Cabin Mine

FLUORITE RIDGE DISTRICT: Goat Ridge Prospect - Grattan Mine - Greenleaf Mine - San Juan Mine - Valley Mine - White Bluff Prospect


Quartz (Amethyst)


CHLORIDE DISTRICT: Alaska Group, Illinois Mine, Great Republic Mine

TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Lookout Mine


Quartz (Carnelian)


COOKES RANGE

COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Cooke’s Peak Area


Quartz (Chalcedony)


COOKES RANGE


Quartz (Jasper)


COOKE’S RANGE

OLD HADLEY MINING DISTRICT: Copper Mine


Realgar


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Carbonate Creek Mine


Rhodochrosite


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Ladrone Gulch Camp (Black-eyed Susan Mine) - Lady Franklin Camp (Black Colt Mine, Comstock Mine, Iron King Mine, & Lady Franklin Mine)

CUCHILLO NEGRO DISTRICT: Dictator Mine


Rhodonite


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Lady Franklin Camp (Black Colt Mine, Bullion Mine, Comstock Mine, Iron King Mine, & Lady Franklin Mine)


(Niobaan) Rutile


PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Sawmill Creek


Sanidine


LAKE VALLEY DISTRICT:  Lake Valley

MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw

PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Alexander Mine - Squaw Creek Mine


Scheelite


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Silver Queen Group

TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Berrenda Creek Prospects


Serpentine Group


TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Grey Eagle Mine


Shattukite


OLD HADLEY MINING DISTRICT: Copper Mine


Silver


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Grey Eagle Mine - Lookout Mine

LAKE VALLEY DISTRICT:  Sierra Apache Group - Sierra Bella Group (Bella Chute, Emporia Incline, Sierra Grande Mine, Carolina Mine, Thirty Tope, & Twenty-Five Cut)

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Silver Monument Mine - US Treasury Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Nana Mine


Smectite Group


TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: 74 Draw Mine - Alexander Mine - Squaw Creek Mine


Smithsonite


CUCHILLO NEGRO DISTRICT: Dictator Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Wolford Mine

MACHO DISTRICT: Anniversary Shaft - Old Dude Shaft


Sphalerite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Bonanza Mine - Garfield Butler Group - Mary Richmond Mine

KINGSTON DISTRICT: Ladrone Gulch Camp (Brush Heap Mine) - Lady Franklin Camp (Black Colt Mine)

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  St. Cloud Mine - US Treasury Mine - Bald Eagle Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Nana Mine - Ocean Wave Group

MACHO DISTRICT: Anniversary Shaft - Old Dude Shaft

TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Lookout Mine

COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Jose District - Poe Group


Stellerite


TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Squaw Creek Mine


Stilbite


CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Buster Creek

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Squaw Creek Mine


Stolzite


TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Nugget Gulch


Stromeyerite


CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  St. Cloud Mine - US Treasury Mine


Sylvanite


TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Lookout Mine


Talc


KINGSTON DISTRICT: Ladrone Gulch Camp (Brush Heap Mine)

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Nana Mine


Tenorite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Copper Flat (Sternberg Shaft)

TIERRA BLANCA DISTRICT: Grey Eagle Mine

OLD HADLEY MINING DISTRICT: Graphic Lode


Tetradymite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Copper Flat Claims


Tetrahedrite


KINGSTON DISTRICT:  Kingston Mine

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Silver Monument Mine


Thomsonite - Ca


COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Ft. Cummings


Tilasite


MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw


Titanite


MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw


Topaz


PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Round Mountain - Maverick Mountain - The Clearing


Tridymite


MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw

PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim

TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT:  74 Draw Mine - Boiler Peak - Squaw Creek Mine


Tripuhyite


TAYLOR CREEK TIN DISTRICT: Squaw Creek Mine


Turquoise


GEORGETOWN DISTRICT: Copper Rose Mine


Vanadium Ores Unspecified


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Hall Mine


Vanadinite


See our post on this mineral.


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Big Chief Mine in Percha Creek - Macy Mine - Petroglyph Mine - Rex Mine - Virginia Lode

GEORGETOWN DISTRICT: Mimbres Mine - Redbird Prospect

LAKE VALLEY DISTRICT:  Sierra Bella Group (Bella Chute & Sierra Grande Mine)

CUCHILLO NEGRO DISTRICT: Confidence Mine - Dictator Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Wolford Mine

MACHO DISTRICT: Anniversary Shaft - Old Dude Shaft

COOKE’S PEAK DISTRICT: Jose District - Faywood Mine

OLD HADLEY MINING DISTRICT: Copper Mine - Rock Island Mine


Arsenatian Vanadintie


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Macy Mine - Petroglyph Mine - Rex Mine


Wad


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Big Chief Mine in Percha Creek - Petroglyph Mine - Palma Group   National Defense Mines    Wad

KINGSTON DISTRICT: Ladrone Gulch Camp (Brush Heap Mine) - Big Pine Mine

COOKE’S RANGE: Cooke’s Range Manganese District - Starkey Group


Wakefieldite


PARAMOUNT CANYON: Beryllium Virgin Claim


Weissite


WINSTON


Willemite


HILLSBORO DISTRICT:  Petroglyph Mine

CUCHILLO NEGRO DISTRICT: Confidence Mine - Dictator Mine


Wulfenite


See our post on this mineral.


HILLSBORO DISTRICT: Big Chief Mine in Percha Creek - Macy Mine - Petroglyph Mine - Virginia Lode

LAKE VALLEY DISTRICT:  Sierra Grande Mine & Carolina Mine

CHLORIDE DISTRICT:  Black Hawk Mine

CUCHILLO NEGRO DISTRICT: Confidence Mine - Dictator Mine

HERMOSA DISTRICT: Wolford Mine

MACHO DISTRICT: Anniversary Shaft - Old Dude Shaft


Zircon


MONTICELLO TIN DISTRICT: Willow Springs Draw

The Minerals of the Black Range And Where they have been found

For minerals which begin with the letters A thru C see our Minerals of the Black Range A-C page. For minerals which begin with the letters D thru M see our Minerals of the Black Range D-M page. 


The following specimens are at the Mineral Museum, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, New Mexico.




Wulfenite, PbMoO4 ,

Sierra County, NM.




Vanadinite var. Endlichite PB5(VO4)3Cl

Sierra Grande Mine

Hillsboro Mining District, Sierra County, NM.




Quartz  SiO2

Sawpit Gulch, Kingston District

Sierra County, NM.




Vanadinite

PB5(VO4)Cl

Hillsboro Mining District, Sierra County, NM. 




Quartz var Amethyst

SiO-- Royal Castle Claim, Mule Creek, Grant County. 




Vanadinite var. Endlichite

PB5(VO4)3Cl , Macy (Vanadinite)  Mine, Hillsboro Mining District, Sierra County

NM.




Quartz plus Calcite

SiO-- Black Knife Mine, Cuchillo Negro District, Sierra County, New Mexico.




Wulfenite  PbMoO4

Macy (Vanadinite) Mine, Hillsboro Mining District, Sierra County, New Mexico.




Vanadinite, PB5(VO4)Cl

Petroglyph Mine, Hillsboro Mining District, Sierra County, NM.




Pyrolusite MnO2

Lake Valley District

Sierra County.




Wad

National Defense Mine, Hillsboro Mining District, Sierra County, NM, USA