Lucky Lode Prospect

The Lucky Lode Prospect is a iron and titanium, metal 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: Lucky Lode Prospect  

State:  Arizona

County:  Maricopa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Iron, Titanium, Metal

Lat, Long: 33.57389, -112.59028

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Lucky Lode Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Lucky Lode Prospect
Secondary: White Tank Mountains


Commodity

Primary: Iron
Primary: Titanium, Metal
Tertiary: Fluorine-Fluorite


Location

State: Arizona
County: Maricopa


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1954
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Sonoran Desert


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Diabase
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: CONCENTRATE HAD 61.7% FE, 8.7% TIO2
Analytical Data: AVERAGE OF 3 BULK SAMPLES: 5.6% FE, 0.76-1.18% TIO2


Materials

Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Hematite
Ore: Ilmenite
Ore: Sphene


Comments

Comment (Location): SW 1/4 OF TOWNSHIP ALONG WEST FLANK OF WHITE TANK MOUNTAINS.

Comment (Development): 22 CLAIMS

Comment (Geology): SMALL NARROW DIABASE BODIES INTRUDE SCHIST.


References

Reference (Other Database): CIMRI

Reference (Deposit): MOORE, R.T., AND VARGA, R.J., 1976, MAPS SHOWING NONMETALLIC MINERAL DEPOSITS IN THE PHOENIX AREA, ARIZONA: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY MISCELLANEOUS INVESTIGATIONS MAP I-845-J, SCALE 1:250,000.

Reference (Deposit): HARRER, 1964, USBM IC 8236, P. 71-72.


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