Groom Creek placers, Groom Creek, Groom Creek District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA‡Ref.: Wilson, E.D. (1927), AZ Gold placers, 2nd.ed. (revised), Univ. AZ Bull. 124: 30; AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 135 (1933), AZ Gold Placers & Placering: 49.
A placer gold deposit area along Groom Creek from 4 to 6 miles South of prescott. Started in the 1860's.
Mineralization is placer gold derived from quartz veins contained within the local Precambrian schist, which has been intruded by diorite, granodiorite, granite & dikes of rhyolite porphyry.
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
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Locality Updated: Wharf Mine, Bald Mountain District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USAFrom James Em, 11th Mar 2014 02:17:22