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Amelia Mine, Galena District, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 23' 9'' North , 90° 23' 53'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 42.3858333333, -90.3980555556
 
REF:Deposit:: USBM MINERALS YEARBOOK, 1959, JO DAVIESS CO, ILL.
Deposit:: BRADBURY,J.C., 1959, ILL.ST.GEOL. SURV. R.I. 210, PLATE 1
Deposit:: U.S. BUREAU OF MINES, 1995, SPATIAL DATA EXTRACTED FROM THE MINERALS AVAILABILITY SYSTEM/MINERAL INDUSTRY LOCATION SYSTEM (MAS/MILS): U.S. BUREAU OF MINES SPECIAL PUBLICATION 12-95.
Deposit:: HEYL, A.V., AGNEW, A.F., LYONS, E.J., AND BEHRE, C.
Commodities (Major) - Zinc, Lead
Development Status: Past Producer
Deposit Model: 224: Mississippi Valley, S.E. Missouri Pb-Zn
Host Rock Unit: Decorah Formation, Cypress Sandstone
Structure: Southeast Of Wisconsin Dome And On The Gentle West Limb Of Wisconsin Arch. To The South Is Illinois Basin And To The West And Southwest Is Forest City Basin. A Few Minles South O Fthe Zinc-Lead District Is Westward-Trending Savanna-Sabula Anticline.
Host Rock: Limestone, Dolomite
Tectonic Structure: Stable Sedimentary Platform Having Later Mild Regional Deformation Sufficient To Produce Major A

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