Lost Spaniard Mine, Belmont Mountain, Tonopah, Osborn District, Big Horn Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||33° 41' 16'' North , 112° 55' 32'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||33.6877777778, -112.925555556|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Sonoran Desert, North America|
‡Ref.: Allen, G.B. (1985), Economic Geology of the Big Horn Mountains of west-central Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology open-file report 85-17.
Niemuth, N.J. & K.A. Phillips (1992), Copper Oxide Resources, Arizona Department of Mines & Mineral Resources Open File Report 92-10: 10 (Table 1).
US Bur. Mines card file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) Lost Spaniard Mine file.
U.S. Bureau of Mines file data - cluster No. 564 - Lost Spaniard Mine.
USGS 15 minute Belmont Mountains topo. map.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) "U" file.
Flagg, A., Vanadium Report, book I; Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology clippings file.
MRDS database Dep. ID files #10027548 & 10113336.
A former underground Ag-Cu-Pb-Zn-Au-V mine located in the NE¼ sec. 23 & NW¼ sec. 24, T.4N., R.7W. (Belmont Mts 15 minute topo map).
Mineralization is a vein deposit that includes oxidized copper minerals. Host rock is an unnamed rhyolite and andesite dikes. Ore control was a fault zone.
8 valid minerals.
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