Unnamed prospects, Box Canyon, Greaterville District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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Unnamed prospects located about 1 mile WSW from Deering Camp in Box Canyon, at an elevation of 4,800 feet.
Mineralization is a 1 foot (30 cm) wide quartz vein which dips to the south between granite and a 4 foot rhyolite dike. The quartz shows comb structure, is honeycombed, pitted, and stained with limonite, and contains some galena and a little pyrite. Ore reduced in an old arrastre was reported to yield considerable free gold.
Workings include a 12 foot deep shaft.
4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
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