Sonoita prospect, Wrightson District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
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Arizona Bureau of Mines card file Santa Cruz County.
MRDS database Dep. ID file #10210206, MAS ID #0040230365.
A Ag-Pb-Mn-Au-W prospect located in the center W½W½ sec. 12, T22S, R15E, about 1 mile west of Patagonia and ½ mile NW of Sonoita Creek, on National Forest land. Owned by W.T. Powers, of Patagonia.
The prospect is in andesite. The deposit consists mainly of a 2 foot wide fault or shear zone of the crushed, altered, and mineralized andesite that dips steeply to the north and contains principally cerussite, and associated minerals.
Workings include a 15 foot shaft.
6 entries listed. 5 valid minerals.
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