Teapot Copper Mine (Teapot Copper Corp. property), Teapot Mountain, Mineral Creek Mining District (Ray Mining District), Dripping Spring Mountains, Pinal Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Teapot Copper Mine (Teapot Copper Corp. property)||Mine|
|Mineral Creek Mining District (Ray Mining District)||Mining District|
|Dripping Spring Mountains||Mountain Range|
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33° 11' 30'' North , 111° 0' 3'' West
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A former surface and underground Cu prospect located in sec. 10, T3S, R13E, on Teapot Mountain, about 3 miles WSW of Scott Mountain, NNE of the Ray Mine lookout, on land of mixed status. Owners included the Teapot Copper Corp.; C.C. Richlie of Arizona (1948). Owned by Kennecott Copper Corp. of Arizona (1980) and more recently by ASARCO. This prospect is at the N end of the Ray Mine complex.
A Cu mine located in the NE¼ sec. 10, T3S, R13E (Teapot Mountain 7.5 minute topo map).
Mineralization includes secondary copper minerals
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Niemuth, N.J. & K.A. Phillips (1992), Copper Oxide Resources, Arizona Department of Mines & Mineral Resources Open File Report 92-10: 15 (Table 1).
USGS Teapot Mountain Quadrangle map.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources U file.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10113399, MAS ID #0040210830.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10113399|
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