Ash Peak

The Ash Peak is a manganese, silica, and silver mine located in Greenlee county, Arizona at an elevation of 4,400 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: Ash Peak  

State:  Arizona

County:  Greenlee

Elevation: 4,400 Feet (1,341 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Manganese, Silica, Silver

Lat, Long: 32.7636, -109.25750

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Ash Peak MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Ash Peak
Secondary: Patented Claims M S 3076a
Secondary: Hardy
Secondary: Lone Camp
Secondary: Hell Fire
Secondary: Cougar
Secondary: Fran
Secondary: Grand Duc
Secondary: Lewis Inc
Secondary: Beaver Mesa Uranium Inc
Secondary: Arthur Murphy
Secondary: Ribble and Daniels
Secondary: Ash Peak Silica
Secondary: Black Beauty
Secondary: Crow
Secondary: Pospohola and Dankworth
Secondary: Six Plus Mining Co
Secondary: Paradise and Spw Claims
Secondary: Arizona Anaconda Copper Co


Commodity

Primary: Manganese
Primary: Silica
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Arizona
County: Greenlee


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Turney
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1980

Owner Name: Veta Mines Co
Info Year: 1906

Owner Name: Mottier, Howard
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1951


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): RECORD OF MINING COMPANIES STATE MINE INSPECTORS OFFICE

Reference (Deposit): 1947-58

Reference (Deposit): FARNHAM, STEWART AND DELONG MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF EASTERN AZ

Reference (Deposit): USBM 1C 7990 1961 P 106

Reference (Deposit): ADMR U FILE

Reference (Deposit): RAND, L.H. AND STURGIS THE MINES HANDBOOK VOL XVIII 1931

Reference (Deposit): P 263

Reference (Deposit): ADMR INFO

Reference (Deposit): USGS GUTHRIE QUAD

Reference (Deposit): BLM MINING DISTRICT SHEET 851

Reference (Deposit): PATENTED CLAIMS EXTEND INTO SECTIONS 10 AND 21 A 11

Reference (Deposit): USGS MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE US 1922 PART 1 P 506; 1907

Reference (Deposit): PART 1 P 168

Reference (Deposit): ADMR ASH PEAK MINE FILE

Reference (Deposit): ADMR ASH PEAK TAILING DUMP AND MILL FILE

Reference (Deposit): ADMR ASH PEAK SILICA FILE

Reference (Deposit): AZ MINING JOURNAL DEC 1918 P 24


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