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Unnamed Cu-Mo-Pb prospect 95-17, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

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Ref.: Ashley, R.P. (1974), Field Examination (Unnamed Cu-Mo-Pb prospect 95-17).

MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039773, MRDS ID #M050832.

A Cu occurrence/prospect with surface and underground workings located in sec. 9, T13S, R12E.

Mineralization is a vein deposit hosted in andesite. The ore body is 4 meters wide and strikes N75W with a dip of 63S. An associated rock unit is quartz monzonite. This prospect lies on the same fault zone as prospect 95-16. Most strongly sheared and brecciated areas have quartz, purplish hematite plus limonite. Locally wulfenite occurs on shear and fracture surfaces. Minor Cu silicate.

Workings include 2 adits, 2 shafts, and 2 pits over a 50 meter stretch.

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