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Goshog mine (Groshong Mine; Silver Queen Group), Galena Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USAi
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Goshog mine (Groshong Mine; Silver Queen Group)Mine
Galena Mining DistrictMining District
Lawrence Co.County
South DakotaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 18' 59'' North , 104° 21' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Deadwood1,258 (2017)9.5km
Lead2,999 (2017)10.4km
Central City130 (2017)11.5km
Sturgis6,688 (2017)14.9km
Blucksberg Mountain462 (2017)15.9km


Deposit: Hard copy file contains file report plus maps.

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Mines and Technology (1970) 285 Pp
Rtiary Age of the Northern Black Hills South Dakota (1970) 110
Ewoldt, H B and Watkins, V H (1940)the Silver Queen Mine: a Re
U S Bureau of Mines (1954) Black Hills Mineral Atlas, South Da
Rt I: Washington D C U S Bumines Info Circ (7688) 123 Pp

USGS MRDS Record:10129701
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