South Sycamore Group

The South Sycamore Group is a gold and silver mine located in Greenlee county, Arizona at an elevation of 5,000 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: South Sycamore Group  

State:  Arizona

County:  Greenlee

Elevation: 5,000 Feet (1,524 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 33.145, -109.30190

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Satelite View

MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the South Sycamore Group

South Sycamore Group MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: South Sycamore Group
Secondary: Fischer
Secondary: Gold Bar
Secondary: Overlook
Secondary: Lewis
Secondary: Jake
Secondary: The Emma
Secondary: Hard Rock
Secondary: Poland


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver
Secondary: 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

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Ownership

Owner Name: H. C. White
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1940

Owner Name: S. T. Stevens And Brothers
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1956


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


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

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Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): UNPATENTED CLAIMS EXTEND INTO SECTIONS 19 AND 30 OF CLIFTON

Reference (Deposit): QUAD

Reference (Deposit): THE TWO MAJOR MINES ARE THE POLAND AND FISCHER,BOTH LOCATED

Reference (Deposit): IN THE NW BUT ON OPPOSITE SIDES OF SYCAMORE GULCH

Reference (Deposit): USGS CLIFTON QUAD

Reference (Deposit): ADMR SOUTH SYCAMORE GROUP FILE

Reference (Deposit): ADMR SYCAMORE GROUP FILE

Reference (Deposit): BLM AZ MINING CLAIMS LEAD FILE

Reference (Deposit): USGS GEOLOGIC ATLAS CLIFTON FOLIO AZ 1905-ECONOMIC GEOLOGY

Reference (Deposit): MAP


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