The Red Cloud M S 3860 & 4550,Patented is a manganese mine located in Pinal 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: 33.2889, -111.08640
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Red Cloud M S 3860 & 4550,Patented MRDS details
Primary: Red Cloud M S 3860 & 4550,Patented
Secondary: Guzman Perlite Claims
Secondary: Virginia No 1
Secondary: Queen Gravel Pit
Secondary: Mary Ann Claims
Secondary: Guzman Lease
Land ownership: National Forest
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: Magma Copper Co.
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1961
Owner Name: Guzman And Schwartz Construction
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1980
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Underground
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): CLAIM OVERLAPS ELM & ELM NO.1,PATENTED CLAIMS M S 4500
Reference (Deposit): USGS SUPERIOR QUAD
Reference (Deposit): FARNHAM,L.L ET AL,USBM 1C 7990,1961,PP124,126,137-38
Reference (Deposit): BLM MINING DIST SHEET 608
Reference (Deposit): ADMR GUZMAN CONSTRUCTION ACTIVE FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR U FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR DIRECTORY OF ACTIVE MINES 1980 P 10
Reference (Deposit): ADMR FILES
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