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Old Woman Gulch, San Domingo Wash, San Domingo Mining District, Wickenburg Mountains, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
Old Woman GulchGulch
San Domingo WashWash
San Domingo Mining DistrictMining District
Wickenburg MountainsMountain Range
Maricopa Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
33° North , 112° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~136km
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‡Ref.: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 273; Wilson, E.D. (1927), AZ gold placers, 2nd. ed. (revised), Univ. AZ Bull. 124: 47.

A placer gold deposit area in the benches of Old Woman Gulch, a southern tributary of San Domingo Wash, about 45 miles NW of Phoenix, western foothills of the Wickenburg Mountains.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Description: Placer gold; 8½ oz. nugget reported.
Reference: Wilson, E.D. (1927), AZ gokld placers, 2nd. ed. (revised), Univ. AZ Bull. 124: 47.
Lead ?
Formula: Pb
Description: Occurs in red sands with magnetite.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 273.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Occurs in red sands with reported native lead.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 273.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Lead ?1.AA.05Pb
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Lead ?1.1.1.4Pb
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb LeadPb

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