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Acanthite from
Flux Mine (Goshen Mine), Flux Gulch, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Acanthite
Formula:Ag2S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 101; Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, AZ, USGS Bull. 582: 262; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rite-Patagonia Mountains, AZ, Econ.Geol.: 12: 237-269; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 15.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Acanthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Flux Mine (Goshen Mine), Flux Gulch, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Acanthite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Blue Eagle Mine (Blue Eagle 1 and 2 claims; Copper Ledge; Hillside Copper Mine), Blue Eagle and Exposed Reef group, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
3.0km (1.8 miles) January & Norton Mine group (January and Norton Mine group), Flux Gulch, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) American Mine (Virginia Hay claims), American Peak, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) Christmas Gift Mine (Horseshoe Mine; Hardtmayer property; Gypsy Mine; Bland property; Rhea group; Lucky Horseshoe group), Red Mountain, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Palmetto Mine, Tres de Mayo Mine group, Fresno Canyon, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Tres de Mayo Mine group, Fresno Canyon, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Mowry Mine (Patagonia Mine; Enterprise Mine; Phoenix Mine), Mowry Hill, Mowry Wash, Mowry, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) Ivanhoe Mine (Commercial Tunnel and Shaft; Ivanhoe 1-8 claims; Commercial 1-6 claims), Squaw Gulch area, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) Four Metals Mine (Guajolote Mine; Frisco Mine; Red Hill crosscut; Red Mountain Mine; Phoenix claims; Hillside claims), Red Hill, Providencia Canyon, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) Montezuma Mine (Empress of India Mine; Queen of Sheba Mine), Grosvenor Hills, Salero area, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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