The Grand Gulch Mine is a copper mine located in Mohave county, Arizona at an elevation of 4,419 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: 4,419 Feet (1,347 Meters)
Lat, Long: 36.3264, -113.78830
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Grand Gulch Mine MRDS details
Primary: Grand Gulch Mine
Secondary: Adams Patent.
Tertiary: Limestone, Dimension
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: Jene B Chadburn
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1968
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: Grand Canyon Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): USGS 7 1/2 GRAND GULCH BENCH MAP
Reference (Deposit): BUTLER,G M HISTORY OF MINING IN MOHAVE COUNTY AZ MINING
Reference (Deposit): JOURNAL VOL X11 NOS 10 AND 11 OCT 15 AND 30 1928
Reference (Deposit): HILL, JAMES USGS BUL 580D 1914 P 49
Reference (Deposit): ADMR GRAND GULCH MINE FILE
Reference (Deposit): BLM MINING DISTRICTS MAPS
Reference (Deposit): MOHAVE COUNTY MINER MINING EDITION KINGMAN AZ JULY 1919
Reference (Deposit): ARIZONA HISTORICAL SOCIETY TUCSON
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