Fortuna Copper Mine, Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mountains, Pinal Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Fortuna Copper Mine||Mine|
|Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon)||Creek|
|Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District)||Mining District|
|Galiuro Mountains||Mountain Range|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 45' 29'' North , 110° 29' 21'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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A Cu mine located in the center N½ sec. 10, T8S, R18E (Oak Grove Canyon 7.5 minute topo map), about 1½ miles WNW of the Copper Creek ghost town site and about 9 miles ENE of Mammoth, on land of mixed status.
Mineralization includes secondary copper minerals.
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Tenny, J.B. (1927-1929) History of Mining in Arizona, Special Collection, University of Arizona Library & Arizona Bureau of Mines Library: 333.
Niemuth, N.J. & K.A. Phillips (1992), Copper Oxide Resources, Arizona Department of Mines & Mineral Resources Open File Report 92-10: 14 (Table 1).
Oak Grove Canyon Quadrangle map.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10259021, MAS ID #0040210363.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10259021|
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