The Pyrolusite No. 1 is a manganese mine located in Greenlee county, Arizona at an elevation of 3,599 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.
Elevation: 3,599 Feet (1,097 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Manganese
Lat, Long: 32.9736, -109.33330
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Pyrolusite No. 1 MRDS details
Primary: Pyrolusite No. 1
Secondary: Gila Hot Springs Claims
Secondary: Hult Pyrolusite Property
Land ownership: Private
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: H. J. Peters And Assoc.
Info Year: 1955
Owner Name: W. A. Hult
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1940
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Mexican Highland
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): USGS GUTHRIE QUAD
Reference (Deposit): FARNHAM,STEWART AND DELONG MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF EASTERN AZ
Reference (Deposit): USBM IC 7990 1961 P 98-99
Reference (Deposit): ADMR PYROLUSITE NO.1 LODE MINING CLAIM FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR U FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR INFO
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