Exxon Unpatented Claims

The Exxon Unpatented Claims is a molybdenum mine located in Greenlee county, Arizona at an elevation of 4,321 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: Exxon Unpatented Claims  

State:  Arizona

County:  Greenlee

Elevation: 4,321 Feet (1,317 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 32.9206, -109.11780

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Exxon Unpatented Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Exxon Unpatented Claims
Secondary: Ac 1-436


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Arizona
County: Greenlee


Land Status

Land ownership: Mixed
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.


Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: Exxon Exploration Inc
Home Office: Texas
Info Year: 1979


Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): UNPATENTED MINING CLAIMS EXTEND INTO SECTIONS 13,24,25 AND

Reference (Deposit): 36;IN 5S,32E THEY INCLUDE SECTIONS 28,32 AND 33;IN 65,32E

Reference (Deposit): THEY INCLUDE SECTIONS 3,4,5,7,8,9,10,15,16,18,19,20,21,22

Reference (Deposit): 27,28,29,30,31,32,AND 33

Reference (Deposit): USGS YORK VALLEY QUAD

Reference (Deposit): BLM AZ MINING CLAIMS LEAD FILE 38214

Reference (Deposit): POWERS,RUSSEL S GEOLOGY OF THE SUMMIT MTS AND VICINITY,

Reference (Deposit): GRANT CO NM AND GREENLEE CO AZ ADMR FILES 1976 INTRO.


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