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Morenci Quarry, Morenci, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

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A limestone quarry located in sec. 33, T3S, R29E, on private land. Operated by the Phelps Dodge Corp.

Mineralization is the Modoc Limestone.

Workings are quarry operations for lime and metallurgical flux.

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References

USGS & Arizona Bureau of Mines & U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (1969) Mineral and Water Resources of Arizona, Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 180 (USGS Bull.871).

Peirce, H. Wesley (1990), Arizona Geological Survey Industrial Minerals card file.

Phillips, K.A. (1987), Arizona Industrial Minerals, 2nd. Edition, Arizona Department of Mines & Minerals Mineral Report 4, 185 pp.

MRDS database Dep. ID #10060224 MRDS ID #TC10190.

 
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