Grand Gulch Mine

The Grand Gulch Mine is a copper mine located in Mohave county, Arizona at an elevation of 4,419 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: Grand Gulch Mine  

State:  Arizona

County:  Mohave

Elevation: 4,419 Feet (1,347 Meters)

Commodity: Copper

Lat, Long: 36.3264, -113.78830

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Grand Gulch Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Grand Gulch Mine
Secondary: Adams Patent.


Commodity

Primary: Copper
Secondary: Vanadium
Secondary: Iron
Secondary: Silver
Tertiary: Limestone, Dimension


Location

State: Arizona
County: Mohave


Land Status

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.


Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: Jene B Chadburn
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1968


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: Grand Canyon Section


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): 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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