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Unnamed Placer Au drywasher site [16] (USGS PP 1361 locality 324), Lost Basin Mining District, Lost Basin Mts (Lost Basin Range), Mohave Co., Arizona, USAi
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Unnamed Placer Au drywasher site [16] (USGS PP 1361 locality 324)Occurrence
Lost Basin Mining DistrictMining District
Lost Basin Mts (Lost Basin Range)Mountain Range
Mohave Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 53' 35'' North , 114° 9' 35'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
Meadview1,224 (2011)14.7km
White Hills323 (2011)27.5km
Dolan Springs2,033 (2011)35.0km

A Au placer occurrence located in the NE¼ sec. 24, T29N, R18W, G&SRM.

Mineralization is gold-bearing placer gravels.

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1 valid mineral.

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Formula: Au
Description: Moderate amount of fine placer gold.
Reference: Theodore, T.G., et al (1987), USGS PP 1361: 143 (Table 11).

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Theodore, Ted G., Blair, Will N., and Nash, J. Thomas (1987), Geology and Gold Mineralization of the Gold Basin-Lost Basin Mining Districts, Mohave County, Arizona, USGS Professional Paper 1361: 143 (Table 11).

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