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Dixon group, Claypool, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Latitude: 33°25'46"N
Longitude: 110°52'50"W
Ref.: Weed, W.H. (1914) The Copper Handbook: Vol. XI: 392 (see Globe AZ and El Paso Copper).

Bejnar, W. (1950) Geology of the Ruin Basin area. Thesis, University of Arizona: 99.

Phillips, K.A. (1987), Arizona Industrial Minerals, 2nd. Edition, Arizona Department of Mines & Minerals Mineral Report 4, 185 pp.

MRDS database Dep. ID #10065076, MRDS ID #TC40084; and Dep. ID #10161508, MAS ID #0040070292.

A former underground Cu-asbestos mine/occurrence located in sec. 12, T1N, R14E, about 1½ air miles N of the Inspiration Mine and 2½ air miles NW of Claypool.

Mineralization is chrysotile hosted in limestone.

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