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General Jerry Boyle, Virginia District, Lordsburg, Lordsburg District, Pyramid Mountains, Hidalgo Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
General Jerry Boyle- not defined -
Virginia DistrictMining District
Lordsburg- not defined -
Lordsburg DistrictMining District
Pyramid MountainsMountain Range
Hidalgo Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 19' 12'' North , 108° 44' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Lordsburg2,531 (2017)4.2km
Glen Acres208 (2017)6.3km
Cotton City388 (2011)29.1km
Animas237 (2011)41.8km
White Signal181 (2011)43.5km


Deposit: One patented claim mineral survey number 935. On waldo vein, a major e-trending vein in andesite.

Ore(s): Fault-Fracture Structural Control.

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Commodity List

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Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Frank Karasti
Beaverite-(Cu)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Collected by Robert Walstrom. XRD analyzed.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Frank Karasti
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Frank Karasti
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Ludjibaite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Frank Karasti
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Beaverite-(Cu)7.BC.10Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Ludjibaite8.BD.25Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Beaverite-(Cu)30.2.5.7Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Ludjibaite41.4.3.3Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
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 LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
O Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
PbLead
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6

References

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Lasky, S. G., (1938), Geology and Ore Deposits of the Lordsburg Mining District, Hidalgo County, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Bull. 885, 62 P.
Thorman, C.H., and Drewes, H., (1978) USGS Misc. Geologic Investigations Map, I-1151

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Link to USGS MRDS:10010011

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