Oro Bueno Mine (Gold Standard Mine; Lucy MS 1637 claim; Gold Standard MS 1637 claim; Silver Belt MS 1637 claim), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
Ref.: Metzger, O.H. (1938), Gold Mining and Milling in the Wickenburg Area, Maricopa and Yavapai Counties, Arizona: US Bureau of Mines Information Circular 6991: 76-77.
U.S. Bureau of Mines - Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology file data.
USGS Thorn Peak Quadrangle map.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Alec Lucy's Gold Claims file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Weepah file.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10088883, MRDS ID #M800175; and, Dep. ID #10234652, MAS ID #0040250955.
A former underground Au-Ag-Cu-Pb mine. Produced in 1937.
Mineralization is a vein deposit with a tabular ore body. Ore control was faulting and shearing. Ore concentration was oxidation at near surface. No alteration was noted.
Area structures include veins often at low angles, dipping less than 40 degrees. Minor foliation in schist trends NE. Local igneous rocks are massive.
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