Desert Lode Mine, Cababi Mining District (Comobabi Mining District), Comobabi Mountains, Tohono O'odom (Papago) Indian Reservation, Pima Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Desert Lode Mine||Mine|
|Cababi Mining District (Comobabi Mining District)||Mining District|
|Comobabi Mountains||Mountain Range|
|Tohono O'odom (Papago) Indian Reservation||Reservation|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 2' 26'' North , 111° 57' 19'' West
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Ref.: Keith, Stanton B. (1974), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geological Survey Branch Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, Arizona: 111 (Table 4).
Arizona Bureau of Mines files data.
MRDS database Dep. ID file #10026855, MRDS ID #M000543; and, Dep. ID #10283753, MAS ID #0040190193.
A former small underground Au-Ag mine located in central sec. 17, T.16S., R.4E. (protracted), 10 miles W of Comobabi. Produced 1937. Owned by M. Hedderman.
Mineralization is oxidized, lensing quartz vein with weak sulfides along fractures cutting Cretaceous (?) andesite volcanics.
Workings are shallow. A small tonnage of ore averaging 0.7 oz. Au/T, 3 oz. Ag/T were produced in 1937.
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|USGS MRDS Record:||10026855|
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