Empire Mine

Past Producer in Santa Cruz county in Arizona, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead, Silver, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10137287
MAS/MILS ID 0040230182
Record type Site
Current site name Empire Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -110.69347, 31.36764 (WGS84)
Elevation 1701
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arizona Santa Cruz

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Gila and Salt River 024 S 016 E 03 C S2S2 Arizona

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Secondary
Gold Secondary
Lead Primary
Silver Secondary
Zinc Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -110.69347, 31.36764

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name Patagonia

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Ownership information

  • Type Unknown
    Owner Duquese Mg And Reduction Co; Callahan Zinc Lead Co;
    Year 1975
  • Type Unknown
    Owner Byrd; Nash Mines
    Year 1975

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0040230182

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    INDEX OF MINING PROP IN SANTA CRUZ CTY AZBM BULL 191

  • Deposit

    USBM FIELD NOTES

  • Deposit

    HINTON R J 1878 (1962) 1000 OLD ARIZONA MINES

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 19-AUG-93 ADMR U.S. Bureau of Mines