Unnamed Cu-Pb prospect 117-48, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039870, MRDS ID #M050979.
A Cu-Pb occurrence/prospect with surface and underground workings located in sec. 32, T13S, R12E, on National Park land.
Mineralization is a vein deposit hosted in arkose and plutonic igneous rock. The ore zone is 1 meter wide, strikes N15-20E and dips 40-45W. Quartz stringers lace the hanging wall for 2 meters above the vein zone. Cu silicate occurs on fractures and disseminated malachite is moderately abundant. Pyrite is scarce. Ore control was a dike-wallrock contact.
Workings include 4 pits, stopes(?), and tunnels.
5 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
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