Ryerson Mine Occurrences

The Ryerson Mine Occurrences is a aluminum mine located in Greenlee 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: Ryerson Mine Occurrences  

State:  Arizona

County:  Greenlee

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Aluminum

Lat, Long: 33.08889, -109.36806

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Ryerson Mine Occurrences MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Ryerson Mine Occurrences


Commodity

Primary: Aluminum


Location

State: Arizona
County: Greenlee
District: Clifton-Morenci District


Land Status

Not available


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
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Alunite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Other Database): CIMRI

Reference (Deposit): PEIRCE, H.W., 1990, ARIZONA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY INDUSTRIAL MINERAL CARD FILES.

Reference (Deposit): GALBRAITH, FREDERIC W., 1947, MINERALS OF ARIZONA: ABM BULLETIN NO. 153, P. 70.


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