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Adams Mine (Katherine Midway Mine), Golden Valley, Mohave Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
Adams Mine (Katherine Midway Mine)Mine
Golden ValleyResidential Area
Mohave Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 15' 6'' North , 114° 16' 13'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Golden Valley8,370 (2011)5.4km
So-Hi477 (2017)11.7km
Clacks Canyon173 (2017)18.3km
Walnut Creek562 (2017)18.7km
Chloride271 (2011)19.2km

A former placer (?) Ag-Au-Be occurrence/mine located in the NE¼ sec. 33, T22N, R21W, G&SRM, 5.4 km (3.3 miles) NW of Golden Valley, on Bureau of Land Management administered land. The USGS MRDS database stated accuracy for this locality is 500 meters.

Local rocks include Quaternary surficial deposits, undivided.

Workings include unspecified underground openings.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Arizona Mining Journal (1922): 1-15-1922: 19.
Arizona Mining Journal (1922): 2-15-22.
Rand, Lenox H. & E. Sturgis (1931), The Mines Handbook, Vol. XVIII.
Malach, R. (1977), Mohave County mines, Mohave County Board of Supervisors, Kingman: 32.
U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS), U.S. Bureau of Mines, file ID #0040150316.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, deposit ID #10283168.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) Adams Mine file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) Householder map.
Arizona Mining Journal (`1921): 12-15-1921: 18.

USGS MRDS Record:10283168
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