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Silver Queen Mine, Cababi District (Comobabi District), Comobabi Mts, Tohono O'odom (Papago) Indian Reservation, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

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Ref.: Keith, Stanton B. (1974), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geological Survey Branch Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, Arizona: 113 (Table 4).

Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.

A Ag-Cu-Au-Pb mine located in the NE ¼ sec. 4, T.16S., R.4E. (protracted). Owned at times, or in part, by the Silver Queen Consolidated Mining Co.; Bartlett; and, Luofboro & Nelson.

Mineralization is irregular, partly oxidized quartz vein with dolomite stringers and spotty pyrite, chalcopyrite, and galena. Ruby silver occurred in the oxidized zone.

Workings include shaft operations. Worked sporadically since the early 1910's to the 1950's. It produced some 125 tons of ore averaging about 18 oz. Ag/T, 1.6% Cu, 0.1 oz. Au/T and minor Pb.

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