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Contreras Canyon area claims (Shamrock claim; Donna III claim), Contreras Canyon, Baboquivari District, Baboquivari Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

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Ref.: Nowlan, G.A., Haxel, G.B., Hanna, W.F., Pitkin, J.A., Diveley-White, D.V., McDonnell, J.R., Jr., and Lundby, W. (1989) Mineral resources of the Baboquivari Peak and Coyote Mountains Wilderness Study Areas, Pima County, Arizona, Chapter E, in Mineral resources of Wilderness Study Areas: Southwestern and south-central Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1702-E, p. E1-E30.

Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.

MRDS database Dep. ID file #10096063, MRDS IDC #TC38463; and, Dep. ID #10207660, MAS ID #0040190473.

A Be-Bi-W-Fluorspar occurrence/group of claims with surface workings. located in sec. 17 and secs. 7, 18-20, T18S, R8E.

Mineralization is hosted in the granite of Pavo Kug Wash.

Workings include shallow trenches; exploratory drilling.

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