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Bowman group (Bowman property; L&N group; Cornucopia Mine; Cornicopia claim; Robbins Mine; Tatum group; IRL group), Sunflower District (Mazatzal Mountains District; Quicksilver District), Mazatzal Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA

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‡Ref.: Ransome, F.L. (1916), Quicksilver Deposits of the Mazatzal Range, Arizona, in Contributions to Economic Geology by F.L. Ransome & H.S. Gale, USGS Bull. 620: 126; AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 122 (1927); Bailey, EH. USS, personal files; Dewitt, Ed (1981), unpublished reconnaissance mapping; USGS 7.5 minute Reno Pass topo. map; AZ Dept. Min. Resources (ADMR) Cornicopia & L&N groups Mine file; Lausen, C. & E. Gardner, AZ Bur. Mines #122: 81-87; MRDS files #10040372, 10186642 & 10040377.

A former surface and underground Hg mine north of Bowman's camp on property owned by Mr. Bowman.

Mineralization is cinnabar in a tabular orebody.

A NE-trending Precambrian sedimentary and volcanic sequence, including Red Rock rhyolite, phyllites and siltstones. A E-trending jasper band, approximately 50 meters wide cuts thriough dacite tuff breccia. The mine is near the jasper.

Mineralization is inan area of schist lying NW of the jasper belt.

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