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Scott Mine (Scott Lead prospect; Scott Lead Mine; Black Glory 1-14 claims; Black Vulture Mine), Belmont Mountain, Tonopah, Osborn District, Big Horn Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
Scott Mine (Scott Lead prospect; Scott Lead Mine; Black Glory 1-14 claims; Black Vulture Mine)Mine
Belmont MountainMountain
Tonopah- not defined -
Osborn DistrictMining District
Big Horn MtsMountain Range
Maricopa Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 40' 52'' North , 112° 58' 36'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Wintersburg136 (2011)30.2km
Aguila798 (2011)34.3km
Morristown227 (2017)38.0km
Wickenburg6,806 (2017)39.3km
Wittmann763 (2011)42.8km


‡Ref.: Allen, G.B. (1985), Economic Geology of the Big Horn Mountains of west-central Arizona: AZ Bur. of Geol. & Min. Tech. open-file report 85-17; US Bur. Mines card file; USGS 15 minute Belmont Mountains topo. map; AZ Dept. Min. Resources (ADMR) Scott Lead Mine file; AZ Dept. Min. Resources (ADMR) "U" file; Bur. Land Mgmt. AZ Mineral Claim file 57491; US Bur. Mines War Mineral Rept. #308: 14; Bur. Land mgmt. AZ Mineral claim file #57491; Flagg, A.L., Vanadium report book 1; MRDS files #10109046& 10210373; Yale Peabody GNIS database (NOTE: this database is derived from USGS 1:24,000 topographic map data).

A former surface and underground Pb-Au-Ag mine. Orebody is lens-shaped.

Mineralization is a vein deposit. Two assays suggest the prospect is significantly enriched in Pb and Ag but not anomalously enriched in Au and Zn.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

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Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: John Lucking, field trip notes.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Alfredo Petrov - field trip observations, February 2009.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: collected by and in the collection of Eckhard D. Stuart
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov - field trip observations, February 2009.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Alfredo Petrov - field trip observations, February 2009.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: MRDS file #10109046.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Alfredo Petrov - field trip observations, February 2009.
Hemihedrite
Formula: Pb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Reference: collected by and in the collection of Eckhard D. Stuart
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Alfredo Petrov - field trip observations, February 2009.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: collected by and in the collection of Eckhard D. Stuart
Phoenicochroite
Formula: Pb2(CrO4)O
Reference: collected by and in the collection of Eckhard D. Stuart
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov - field trip observations, February 2009.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Hemihedrite7.FC.15Pb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Phoenicochroite7.FB.05Pb2(CrO4)O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 35 - ANHYDROUS CHROMATES
A2XO4
Phoenicochroite35.1.2.1Pb2(CrO4)O
Group 36 - COMPOUND CHROMATES
Miscellaneous
Hemihedrite36.1.1.2Pb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O PhoenicochroitePb2(CrO4)O
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
CrChromium
Cr HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Cr PhoenicochroitePb2(CrO4)O
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb HemihedritePb10Zn(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PhoenicochroitePb2(CrO4)O

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