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Catoctin Mine, Hassayampa District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Latitude: 34°25'32"N
Longitude: 112°31'50"W
‡Ref.: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 335.

U.S. Bureau of Mines - Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mining Technology file data.

USGS Wilholt Quadrangle map.

Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Climax Mine file.

MRDS database Dep. ID #10048230, MRDS ID M800327; and, Dep. ID #10113491, MAS ID #0040250411.

A former underground Au-Ag-Cu-Pb mine. Produced 1927-1937.

Mineralization is a vein deposit with a tabular ore body. Ore control was faulting, shearing, igneous activity (especially dike emplacement). Ore concentration was oxidation at near surface. Alteration was sericite and clay.

Area structures incude foliation in Proterozoic rocks that trends N20E. Mineralization is in breccia pipes and dike-related veins.

Mineral List

Polybasite
Proustite
Pyrite


3 entries listed. 3 valid minerals.

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