Silver King Claims

The Silver King Claims is a silver, lead, and copper mine located in Mohave county, Arizona at an elevation of 2,999 feet.

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: Silver King Claims  

State:  Arizona

County:  Mohave

Elevation: 2,999 Feet (914 Meters)

Commodity: Silver, Lead, Copper

Lat, Long: 34.76583, -113.77750

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Silver King Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Silver King Claims


Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Primary: Copper


State: Arizona
County: Mohave
District: Pine Peak District

Land Status

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.


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


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

Mineral Deposit Model

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Name: Gneiss
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Analytical Data

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Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Malachite


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Reference (Deposit): WILSON E. D. 1934 ARIZ BUR MINES BULL 137

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