Luckie No. 1 Mine

Past Producer in Greenlee county in Arizona, United States with commodity Fluorine-Fluorite

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10137605
MRDS ID M800431
MAS/MILS ID 0040110013
Record type Site
Current site name Luckie No. 1 Mine
Related records 10048299, 10186611

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -109.05424, 32.84761 (WGS84)
Elevation 1432
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arizona Greenlee

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Gila and Salt River 007 S 032 E 03 SWSWSE Arizona

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Fluorine-Fluorite Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Barite Unknown
Calcite Unknown
Fluorite Unknown
Limonite Unknown
Psilomelane Unknown
Quartz Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -109.05424, 32.84761

Ore body information

  • Strike N10E
    Dip 50W
    Thickness 1.4M
    Depth to top 0M
    Width 24M
    Length 61M
    Area 8HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 FISSURE VEIN
    Shape of Orebody #1 TABULAR
    Type of Orebody #2 SHEAR ZONE
    Type of Orebody #3 BRECCIA FILL
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FRACTURING
    Secondary Ore Control FAULTING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. MODERATE
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 SILICIFICATION
    Strike And Dip N10E
    Minimum Depth to Top 0
    Avg. Thick. Unconsol. Mat. 0
    Min. Thick. Unconsol. Mat. 0
    Total Surface Area (HA) 8
    Date of Last Modification 780213

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Non-metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Steeple Rock Mining District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Forrest Sanders
    Home office New Mexico
    Year 1975

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Surface
    Field Value
    MAS Development Schedule # 1
    Mining Record # 1
    Status of Mining Method PROPOSED
    Capacity Units MT ORE/DAY
    Units of Production $/MT ORE
    Year of Information 1975
  • Type of workings Underground
    Field Value
    MAS Development Schedule # 1
    Mining Record # 1
    Status of Mining Method PROPOSED
    Capacity Units MT ORE/DAY
    Units of Production $/MT ORE
    Year of Information 1975

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0040110013
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M800431 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    TRACE 1947 USGS STRATEGIC MIN INV PRELIM RPT 3-207 P 1- 6 2

  • Deposit

    ELEVATORSKI 1971 ARIZ FLUORSPAR AZ DEPT MIN RES PHOENIX P 2

  • Deposit

    AZ BUR MINES BULL 180 P 349-52 1968

  • Deposit

    AZ BUR MINES CIRC 15 P 2-9 1950 WILSON

  • Deposit

    AZ BUR MINES BULL 114 P 6 1921 ALLEN & BUTLER

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-FEB-1984 Arizona Department Of Mineral Resources U.S. Bureau of Mines