House Mine (Blue Bird claims; Silver Butte Copper Mine), Boyd Mountain area, Payson Mining District (Green Valley Mining District), Mazatzal Mountains, Gila Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|House Mine (Blue Bird claims; Silver Butte Copper Mine)||Mine|
|Boyd Mountain area||Area|
|Payson Mining District (Green Valley Mining District)||Mining District|
|Mazatzal Mountains||Mountain Range|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 9' 36'' North , 111° 26' 51'' West
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A former underground Cu-Ag-Pb-Au mine located in the NW¼ sec. 4, T9N, R9E (North Peak 7.5 minute topo map), about 1½ miles just W of N from Boyd Mountain and about 1¾ miles ENE of North Peak, on National Forest land.
Mineralization includes secondary copper minerals.
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Arizona Mining Journal (1920), May 1920: 55 (see Mazatzal Mine).
Niemuth, N.J. & K.A. Phillips (1992), Copper Oxide Resources, AZ Dept. Mines & Min. Resources Open File Rept. 92-10: 7 (Table 1).
USGS North Peak Quadrangle map.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Big Penney claims file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Mazatzal Mining Co. file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources U file AG 1.
Yale Peabody GNIS database (NOTE: this database is derived from USGS 1:24,000 topographic map data).
MRDS database Dep. ID #10113092, MAS ID #0040070413.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10113092|
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