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Gold from
Las Guijas Mine group (Immense Lode; Grand Lode; General Electric Mine; General Electric group of claims; Obregon claims; Black Gold group), Las Guijas Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Gold
Formula:Au
Comments:Enriched near the weathered surface.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Keith, Stanton B. (1974), AZ Bur. of Geol. & Min. Technology, Geol. Survey Br. Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, AZ: 105 (Table 4); Dale, et al (1960): 102-104; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gold data
Locality Data:Click here to view Las Guijas Mine group (Immense Lode; Grand Lode; General Electric Mine; General Electric group of claims; Obregon claims; Black Gold group), Las Guijas Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Gold
1.6km (1.0 miles) Good Enough Mine group (Zappia claims; Soto and Esperanza groups), Las Guijas area, Las Guijas Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) Las Guijas gold placers (Arivaca placers), Las Guijas Wash, Las Guijas Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) Arivaca Creek gold placers (Arivaca Creek placers), Arivaca Creek, Las Guijas Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
11.2km (7.0 miles) San Luis Wash gold placers (San Luis Wash placers), San Luis Wash, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
12.5km (7.8 miles) Coñejo Mine (Conejo Mine; Cottontail Mine; Creese Mine; Benendo Mine; Brenda Mine; Brendo Mine), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) Edwards Mine (Mother Lode Mine; Mother Lode group), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) Easter Mine group, San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) Yellow Jacket Mine, Yellow Jacket Wash, Bartlett Mountain, Ruby, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) Edna J. placer, Baboquivari Mining District, Baboquivari Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
23.5km (14.6 miles) Border Mine group (Tunquepata Mine; Tunquita Mine), San Luis Mts, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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