The Gold Hill Mine is a silica mine located in Pinal county, Arizona.
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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.
Primary Mineral: Silica
Lat, Long: 32.60833, -110.81667
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Gold Hill Mine MRDS details
Primary: Gold Hill Mine
Owner Name: Paradise Mines, Inc.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Sonoran Desert
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): LAT-LONG IS FOR CENTER OF SECTION 33.
Comment (Deposit): THIS RECORD CONTAINS DATA FROM DUPLICATE RECORD TC38974 OF G. ORRIS WHICH HAS BEEN DELETED FROM MAIN MRDS.
Reference (Deposit): PHILLIPS, K.A., 1987, ARIZONA INDUSTRIAL MINERALS: ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES REPORT 4, 185 P.
Reference (Other Database): CIMRI
Reference (Deposit): PEIRCE, H.W., 1990, ARIZONA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY INDUSTRIAL MINERALS CARD FILES.
Reference (Deposit): DIRECTORY OF ACTIVE MINES IN ARIZONA, ARIZONA DMR, SEPT. 1983.
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