The Christmas Gift is a gold mine located in Pinal county, Arizona at an elevation of 1,906 feet.
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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.
Elevation: 1,906 Feet (581 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 32.6075, -112.04780
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Christmas Gift MRDS details
Primary: Christmas Gift
Secondary: Patented Claims M S 4302
Secondary: Burnham and Chilson Property
Secondary: Eals and Chamberlain Property
Secondary: Acme Group
Secondary: Unpatented Claim M S 640
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): TENNEY,J B ECONOMIC GEOLOGICAL RECONNAISSANCE OF CASA GRANDE
Reference (Deposit): MINING DISTRICT AZBM 1934 P 11-12
Reference (Deposit): TENNEY,JAMES HISTORY OF MINING IN AZ 1927-29 P 336
Reference (Deposit): ADMR CHRISTMAS GIFT MINE FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR U FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR FILES
Reference (Deposit): CLAIMS EXTEND INTO SEC.27,28,AND 33
Reference (Deposit): USGS VEKOL MTS QUAD
Reference (Deposit): BLM MINING DIST SHEET 552
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