Dough Boy Mine, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
Ref.: U.S. Bureau of Mines - Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mining Technology file data.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10048138, MRDS ID #M800177.
A former underground Au-Ag mine. Produced 1940-1947.
Mineralization is a vein deposit with a tabular ore body hosted in the Hillside Mica Schist (muscovite schist). Ore control was faulting and shearing. Ore concentration was oxidation at near surface. No alteration noted.
Area structures include veins, often at low angles, dipping under 40 degrees. Minor foliation in the schist trends NE. Massive igneous rocks are present.
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
This page is currently not sponsored. To sponsor this page click here.
|Fade toolbar when not in focus||Fix toolbar to bottom of page|
|Hide Social Media Links|
|Slideshow frame delay||seconds|
New Locality Added: Kameyama City, Mie Prefecture, Kinki region, Honshu Island, JapanFrom Alfredo Petrov, 22nd Dec 2014 02:47:51