Big Four Mine, Union Pass Mining District (Katherine Mining District), Oatman Mining District, Mohave County, Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Big Four Mine||Mine|
|Union Pass Mining District (Katherine Mining District)||Mining District|
|Oatman Mining District||Mining District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 13' 36'' North , 114° 29' 47'' West
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A former Au occurrence/mine located in the SW¼SE¼SW¼ sec. 2. T21N, R21W, G&SRM, on Bureau of Land Management administered land. Owned by the Katherine Big Four Corporation (1921). The USGS MRDS database stated accuracy for this locality is 10 meters.
Local rocks include Middle Miocene to Oligocene volcanic rocks.
Workings include unspecified underground openings.
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Arizona Mining Journal: 5(12) (November 15, 1921): 12.
Wilson, E.D., et al (1934), Arizona lode gold mines and gold mining, Arizona Bureau of Mines Bulletin 137: 102 map.
Gardner, E.D. (1936), Gold mining and milling in the Black Mountains, western Mohave County, Arizona, U.S. Bureau of Mines Information Circular IC 6901.
U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS), U.S. Bureau of Mines, file ID #0040150094.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10113555.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Frisco Mine - mine file.
USGS Union Pass, Arizona, quadrangle 7.5 minute topo map.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10113555|
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