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Argentiferous Galena from
Blue Jay Mine (Rapids; Blue Eagle; Blue Flag), Blue Jay-Good Friday Mines (Blue Jay Good Friday Mines), Sycamore Canyon, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula:PbS
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: 124 (Table 4); Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582: 134; ; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Argentiferous Galena data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blue Jay Mine (Rapids; Blue Eagle; Blue Flag), Blue Jay-Good Friday Mines (Blue Jay Good Friday Mines), Sycamore Canyon, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Argentiferous Galena
3.0km (1.9 miles) Ridley Mine (Graveyard Mine), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) Silver Spur Mine (Old Frijole Mine), Frijole claim group, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) Eclipse Mine group, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.3km (8.2 miles) St. Louis Mine (Morning Star Mine; Isabel), St. Louis Gulch, Hughes Gulch, Greaterville placer deposits, Greaterville, Greaterville Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Royal Mountain Mine, Greaterville, Greaterville Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) Conglomerate Mine (Anderson Mine; Snyder Mine; Silver Moon; Sonoita; Reese; Colossa; Aurum; A.W.A.; Anderson prospect), Fish Canyon, Greaterville, Greaterville Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) Elephant Head group of claims (Tremaine-Daniels group), Tyndall Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
24.3km (15.1 miles) Tiajuana Mine (Tiajuana prospect; Tia Juana Mine; Santa Cruz claim; Santa Maria claim), Josephine Canyon, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
24.9km (15.5 miles) Connecticut Mine, Josephine Canyon, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) Bonanza Mine (Devil's Cash Box group; Veta Grande Mine; Orosco Mine), Devil's Cash Box ridge, Montosa Canyon, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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