The Mohawk Extension Property is a lead, gold, and manganese mine located in Pinal county, Arizona at an elevation of 2,881 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: 2,881 Feet (878 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead, Gold, Manganese
Lat, Long: 32.7106, -110.69390
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Mohawk Extension Property MRDS details
Primary: Mohawk Extension Property
Secondary: Quarelli Property
Secondary: Magma Copper Co Property
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: Newmont Mining Corp.
Info Year: 1980
Owner Name: Tom Quarelli
Home Office: Arizona
Info Year: 1940
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past 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): USGS MAMMOTH QUAD
Reference (Deposit): ADMR MOHAWK EXTENSION MINE FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR MAPS-ADOT HIWAY MAP PINAL CO 1949 P 4
Reference (Deposit): CREASEY,S GEOLOGY OF THE SAN MANUEL AREA PINAL CO,AZ PP 471
Reference (Deposit): 1965 P 31
Reference (Deposit): WILSON,E D AZ LODE GOLD MINES AND GOLD MINING ABM BULL 137
Reference (Deposit): 1967 P 170-174
Reference (Deposit): ADMR V FILE
Reference (Deposit): ADMR FILES
Reference (Deposit): PETERSON,NELS PAUL GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE MAMMOTH
Reference (Deposit): MINING CAMP AREA PINAL CO,AZ ABM BULL 144 1938 P 63
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