The Democrat Mine is a copper, silver, gold, and arsenic 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: Copper, Silver, Gold, Arsenic
Lat, Long: 35.04389, -113.81917
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Democrat Mine MRDS details
Primary: Democrat Mine
District: Maynard District
Land ownership: Federal
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Owner Name: Mrs Sylvia Vukoye
Years: 1953 -
Owner Name: Dick Hart, Adrion Skinner, And Scott Ellis (Sevier Minerals)
Years: 1953 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1953
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Mexican Highland
Mineral Deposit Model
Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Chloritization, Sericitization, Kaolinization
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Comment (Location): NEAR CREST OF HUALAPAI MOUNTAINS ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1964)
Reference (Deposit): HART & HETLAND, 1953, USAEC RME-4026
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