Glance Copper Mine (Calumet Pinal Mining Co. property; Tortolita Mining Company property), Owl Head Buttes area, Owl Head Mining District, Tortolita Mountains, Pinal Co., Arizona, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 35' 26'' North , 111° 7' 54'' West
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A surface and underground Cu-Ag-Au mine/prospect located in the W¼ (N½SW¼) sec. 5, T9S, R12E (Tortolita Mts 15 minute topo map), about 1½ miles SW of Owl Head Buttes along Owl Head Ranch Road, on state land. Owned by J.F. Dietrich and others of Arizona (1957).
Mineralization includes secondary copper minerals.
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Barter, C.F. (1962) Geology of Owl Head Mining District, MS thesis, University of Arizona.
Niemuth, N.J. & K.A. Phillips (1992), Copper Oxide Resources, Arizona Department of Mines & Mineral Resources Open File Report 92-10: 14 (Table 1).
USGS 15 minute Tortolita Mountains Quadrangle map.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources Glance Copper file.
MDS database Dep. ID #10137521, MAS ID #0040210392.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10137521|
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