Camp Creek

The Camp Creek is a silica and semiprecious gemstone mine located in Maricopa county, Arizona.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Camp Creek  

State:  Arizona

County:  Maricopa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silica, Semiprecious Gemstone

Lat, Long: 33.90583, -111.81472

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Satelite image of the Camp Creek

Camp Creek MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Camp Creek


Commodity

Primary: Silica
Primary: Semiprecious Gemstone


Location

State: Arizona
County: Maricopa


Land Status

Administrative Organization: Tonto National Forest


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Mexican Highland


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

Analytical Data: HGIH QUALITY ORBICULAR JASPER


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): PEIRCE, H.W., 1969, GEM MATERIALS, IN USGS, ABM, AND USBR, MINERAL AND WATER RESOURCES OF ARIZONA: ABM BULLETIN 180, USGS BULLETIN 871, P. 359


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