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Ford Mine (Ford property; Old Glory 1-5 claims; Mammoth Tiger Extension Mining Corp. property), Tucson Wash, Mammoth, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USAi
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Ford Mine (Ford property; Old Glory 1-5 claims; Mammoth Tiger Extension Mining Corp. property)Mine
Tucson WashWash
Mammoth- not defined -
Mammoth DistrictMining District
Pinal Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 42' 14'' North , 110° 41' 38'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Mammoth1,487 (2017)5.4km
Oracle3,686 (2011)12.6km
San Manuel3,551 (2011)13.0km
Saddle Brooke9,614 (2017)25.2km
Catalina7,569 (2011)30.6km


A former underground Au-Ag-Pb-Cu-Mo-V mine located in sec. 27, T8S, R16E, on the N side of Tucson Wash, about 2 miles WSW of Mammoth on private land. Owned by the Mammoth-Tiger Extension Mining Corp. (1942).

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: R. O. Meyer collection.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Self-collected by C. Lemanski, Jr. (2006).
Dioptase
Formula: CuSiO3 · H2O
Reference: Van King
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: R. O. Meyer collection.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources Mineral Building, Phoenix, AZ 1958; Correspondence from Mr. Frank P. Knight to the then current mine owner/operator Miller Wallace. Old Glory Nos. 1-5 (Pinal Co.) lead, molybdenum, and molybdenite principle ores.
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: R. O. Meyer collection.
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: R. O. Meyer collection.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Vanadinite8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Dioptase9.CJ.30CuSiO3 · H2O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Vanadinite41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Dioptase61.1.3.1CuSiO3 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
OOxygen
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O QuartzSiO2
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
AlAluminium
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
VVanadium
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
MnManganese
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
CuCopper
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
ZnZinc
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
BaBarium
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
PbLead
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

References

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Allen, M.A. & G.M. Butler (1921), University of Arizona Bull. 115, Vanadium: 13.
Creasey, S.C. (1965) Geology of the San Manuel area, Pinal County, Arizona, USGS Professional Paper 471: 58.
USGS Mammoth Quadrangle map.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Mammoth-Tiger Extension Mining Corp. file.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10210564, MAS ID #0040210362.

USGS MRDS Record:10210564
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