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Emerald Mine, Silver Plume Mine (Emerald & Silver Plume Mine group), Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USAi
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Emerald MineMine
Silver Plume Mine (Emerald & Silver Plume Mine group)Mine
Tombstone DistrictMining District
Tombstone HillsGroup of Hills
Cochise Co.County
ArizonaState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 31° 41' 20'' North , 110° 4' 8'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 31.68889,-110.06889
GeoHash:G#: 9t9sr2f30
USGS MRDS Record:10039571
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


A former medium output underground Ag-Pb-Zn-Cu-Au-Mo occurrence/mine located in the NW¼ sec. 14, T20S, R22E, 1.52 km NE of the peak of Ajax Hill in the Tombstone Hills, on private land. The Grand Central Mining Co. operated the Emerald and the Silver Plume for most of the productive years. The Emerald had one of the largest ore bodies in the district. The Silver Plume shaft is located in the NE¼NW¼ sec. 23, approximately 50 feet S of the boundary between sec. 14 and sec. 23, 1000 feet SW of the Emerald shaft.

Mineralization is hosted in Abrigo Limestone and Bolsa Quartzite and consisted of partially oxidized base metal sulfides with some wulfenite and horn silver in fault breccia in limestone and quartzite. Ore control was a N-S dike-fissure, striking N20E and dipping 76W. The ore zone is 335.28 meters long and 3.05 meters wide.

Local structures include the north side of the Ajax Hill Horst, south of the Oregon-Prompter Fault Zone. The Abrigo limestone dips 35 to 45E.

Workings were to a depth of 268.22 meters. The mine has 9 levels. The Silver Plume shaft, 788 feet deep, adjoins to the S. Underground working did not reach the limit of the ore shoot. Work was discontinued because of water. This mine had the largest body of copper ore in the district. Production statistics were included under the Grand Central Mine. Smaller amounts were produced up to 1928. One carload yielded 40% Cu.

Regions containing this locality

North America Plate

Plate - 4,949 mineral species & varietal names listed

Sonoran Desert, North America

Desert - 1,138 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


29 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Robert PECORINI collection
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Robert PECORINI collection
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039571, MRDS ID #M050352.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Choloalite
Formula: (Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Dugganite (TL)
Formula: Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Type Locality:
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 209; Williams, S.A. (1978), Khinite, parakhinite and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, AZ, Am.Min.: 63: 1016-1019.
Emmonsite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Robert PECORINI collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039571, MRDS ID #M050352.
Gartrellite
Formula: Pb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Robert PECORINI collection
Gold
Formula: Au
Description: Associated with the Te minerals (dugganite/kuksite)
Reference: Robert PECORINI collection
Housleyite
Formula: Pb6CuTe6+4O18(OH)2
Reference: Marty, J., Kampf, A. R., Housley, R. M., Mills, S. J. & Weiß, S.. (2010). Seltene neue Tellurmineralien aus Kalifornien, Utah, Arizona und New Mexiko (USA). Lapis, 35 (12), 42-51; 66.
'Hydrohetaerolite'
Formula: ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Colour: Dark brown
Description: Common as fibrous masses or chaotic aggregates of slender prisms in partly silicified limestones.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 254.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
'Khinite-3T' (FRL)
Formula: Pb2+Cu2+3Te6+O6(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 428; Williams, S.A. (1978), Khinite, parakhinite and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, AZ, Am.Min.: 63: 1016-1019; Am.Min.: 80 (1995): 1077; Canadian Mineralogist: 33 (1995): 1016.
Kuksite
Formula: Pb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039571, MRDS ID #M050352.
Osarizawaite
Formula: Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Tony Kampf identification 2010
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris Variety + Ca, As
Reference: Robert PECORINI collection
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Sonoraite
Formula: Fe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Description: EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039571, MRDS ID #M050352.;
Xocomecatlite
Formula: Cu3(TeO4)(OH)4
Habit: Spherules
Colour: Pale green
Description: One specimen only - spherules on fracture surfaces.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 428; Williams, S.A. (1978), Khinite, parakhinite and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, AZ, Am.Min.: 63: 1016-1019.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
'Silver'1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
'Bromargyrite'3.AA.15AgBr
'Chlorargyrite'3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Choloalite'4.JK.45(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
'Emmonsite'4.JM.10Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
'Hydrohetaerolite'4.BB.10ZnMn2O4 · H2O
'Khinite-3T' (TL)4.FD.30Pb2+Cu2+3Te6+O6(OH)2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
'Sonoraite'4.JN.05Fe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
'Jarosite'7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Linarite'7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
'Osarizawaite'7.BC.10Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
'Wulfenite'7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
'Xocomecatlite'7.BB.50Cu3(TeO4)(OH)4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Beudantite'8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
'Duftite'8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
'Dugganite' (TL)8.DL.20Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
'Gartrellite'8.CG.20Pb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
'Kuksite'8.DL.20Pb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
'Pyromorphite'8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
'Turquoise'8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
'Wavellite'8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Chrysocolla'9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Housleyite'-Pb6CuTe6+4O18(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
'Hydrohetaerolite'7.2.7.3ZnMn2O4 · H2O
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Bromargyrite9.1.4.2AgBr
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Osarizawaite30.2.4.4Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 33 - SELENATES AND TELLURATES
(AB)m(XO4)pZq
Housleyite33.1.7.Pb6CuTe6+4O18(OH)2
Xocomecatlite33.1.2.1Cu3(TeO4)(OH)4
(AB)m(XO6)·xH2O, where x can equal zero
'Khinite-3T' (FRL)33.2.4.1Pb2+Cu2+3Te6+O6(OH)2
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Choloalite34.2.4.1(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
A2(XO3)3·xH2O
Emmonsite34.3.3.1Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Hydrated Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Sonoraite34.7.1.1Fe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
Dugganite (TL)43.2.5.1Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Gartrellite43.2.2.1Pb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Kuksite43.2.5.2Pb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
H GartrellitePb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
H HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
H HydrohetaeroliteZnMn2O4 · H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
H SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
H TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
O EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
O GartrellitePb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
O HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
O HydrohetaeroliteZnMn2O4 · H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
O KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O RutileTiO2
O SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
O TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
FFluorine
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Al TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcociteCu2S
S GalenaPbS
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn HydrohetaeroliteZnMn2O4 · H2O
FeIron
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Fe GartrellitePb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Fe TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu GartrellitePb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Cu HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
Cu Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cu XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
ZnZinc
Zn DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Zn HydrohetaeroliteZnMn2O4 · H2O
Zn KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
AsArsenic
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
As GartrellitePb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag BromargyriteAgBr
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
TeTellurium
Te Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
Te DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Te EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Te HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
Te Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
Te KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Te SonoraiteFe3+(TeO3)(OH) · H2O
Te XocomecatliteCu3(TeO4)(OH)4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb Choloalite(Cu,Sb)3(Pb,Ca)3(TeO3)6Cl
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GartrellitePb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Pb HousleyitePb6CuTe46+O18(OH)2
Pb Khinite-3TPb2+Cu32+Te6+O6(OH)2
Pb KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3187054
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Serpukhovian - Early Cambrian
323.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 2847899
Mississippian, Devonian, and Cambrian sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (323.2 - 541 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Tapeats Sandstone; Bright Angel Shale; Muav Limestone; Temple Butte Formation; Redwall Limestone; Bolsa Quartzite; Abrigo Formation; Martin Formation; Escabrosa Limestone

Description: Brown to dark gray sandstone grades upward into green and gray shale, overlain by light to medium gray or tan limestone and dolostone. This unit includes the Tapeats Sandstone, Bright Angel Shale, Muav Limestone, Temple Butte Formation and Redwall Limestone in northern Arizona, and the Bolsa Quartzite, Abrigo Formation, Martin Formation, and Escabrosa Limestone in southern Arizona. These rocks record intermittent sea-level rise and inundation in early Paleozoic time. (330-540 Ma)

Comments: Original map source: Arizona Geological Survey, DI-8 Geologic Map of Arizona, Digital Spatial data for the Geologic Map of Arizona, v. 3.0, edited by S.M. Richard and S.M. Kneale, 2002, 10 p., 2 DOS HD disks. Arc/INFO export file (.e00) format, scale 1:1,000,000.

Lithology: Major:{sandstone,shale,limestone}, Minor:{dolostone,quartzite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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References

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USGS topographic map, Tombstone and vicinity, Arizona (1907).
Butler, B.S., Wilson, E.D., and Rasor, C.A. (1938b), Geology and ore deposits of the Tombstone district, Arizona, Arizona Bureau of Mines Bulletin 143: Plates III & IV.
Williams, S.A. (1978), Khinite, parakhinite and dugganite, three new tellurates from Tombstone, Arizona, American Mineralogist: 63: 1016-1019.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.: 209, 254, 428.
MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039571, MRDS ID #M050352.


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