The Silverfield is a limestone, general mine located in Mohave 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.
Commodity: Limestone, General
Lat, Long: 34.26722, -113.73889
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Silverfield MRDS details
Primary: Limestone, General
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Sonoran Desert
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): LIMESTONE PODS IN SCHIST; SOME PODS CONTAIN PRECIOUS- AND (OR) BASE-METAL MINERALIZATION.
Comment (Production): INACTIVE OCCURRENCE
Reference (Deposit): PHILLIPS, K.A., 1987, ARIZONA INDUSTRIAL MINERALS: ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES REPORT 4, 185 P
Reference (Other Database): CIMRI
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