Tres Amigos Lead Mine (Noon Group), Oro Blanco area mines (Oro Blanco Mine group), Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USAi
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31° 24' 51'' North , 111° 14' 52'' West
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Ref.: Keith, Stanton B. (1975), Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 191, Index of Mining Properties in Santa Cruz County Arizona: 68 (Table 4).
U.S. Bureau of Mines staff (1994) U.S. Bureau of Mines Open FIle Report MLA XX-94.
Arizona Bureau of Mines card file Santa Cruz County.
MRDS database Dep. ID file #10186709, MRDS ID #M050249, MAS ID #0040230085.
A former surface and underground Pb-Ag-Au mine located in the SW¼NW¼ sec. 20, T.23S., R.11E, on National Forest land. Noon and Dale had unspecified involvement here (1975). Operated by the B. and B. Mining Co. (1976).
Mineralization is a shear vein in Cretaceous conglomerate with spotty high-grade argentiferous lead mineralization. Fractures in silicified, brecciated conglomerate.
Workings include adit and shaft operations.
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