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Chief of the Hills Mine, Mohave County, Arizona, USAi
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35° 44' 25'' North , 114° 22' 48'' West
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PlacePopulationDistance
White Hills323 (2011)1.6km
Dolan Springs2,033 (2011)19.1km
Chloride271 (2011)39.7km
Meadview1,224 (2011)40.5km
Boulder City15,551 (2017)48.6km


A former Ag occurrence/mine located in the E½ sec. 11, T27N, R20W, G&SRM, on Bureau of Land Management administered land. Owned by Mrs. J. C. Calhoun - White Hills Mining Company, Texas (1977). Owned by the Jordan Estate (time frame = ?). The USGS MRDS database stated accuracy for this locality is 10 meters.

Local rocks include Early Proterozoic granitic rocks.

Workings include unspecified underground openings.

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Schrader, F.C. (1909), Mineral deposits of the Cerbat Range, Black Mountains, and the Grand Wash Cliffs, Mohave County, Arizona: USGS Bulletin 397: 134.
U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS), U.S. Bureau of Mines, file ID #0040150429.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10186495.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) Mohave Custom Mill project card file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) Mohave card file.
USGS White Hills, Arizona, quadrangle 15 minute topo map.

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USGS MRDS Record:10186495

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