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Sultan Mine (Alec Lucy's), Thorn Peak, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Latitude: 34°26'51"N
Longitude: 113°8'48"W
‡Ref.: U.S. Bureau of Mines - Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology file data.

Arizona Department of Mineral Resources file data - Sultan Mine and Pocahontas-Turn Beaugh files.

Yale Peabody GNIS database (NOTE: this database is derived from USGS 1:24,000 topographic map data).

USGS Thorn Peak Quadrangle map.

Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Alec Lucy's Gold claims file.

Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Sultan Mine group file.

U.S. Bureau of Land Management Mining District Sheet 332.

MRDS database Dep. ID #10088882, MRDS ID #M800172; and, Dep. ID #10186351, MAS ID #0040251816.

A former underground Au-Cu-Ag-Clay mine. Discovered by J.T. Bougine. Produced 1930-1937.

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 was noted.

Area structures include veins that are often at low angles, dipping less than 40 degrees. Minor foliation in schist trends NE. Local igneous rocks are massive.

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2 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

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