Southwest Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10185320
MRDS ID M241100
MAS/MILS ID 0040030328
Record type Site
Current site name Southwest Mine
Related records 10046236

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -109.91785, 31.43844 (WGS84)
Elevation 1737
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arizona Cochise

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Gila and Salt River 023 S 024 E 09 SW Arizona

Commodities

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

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -109.91785, 31.43844

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Medium
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Phelps Dodge Corp
    Interest 100
    Home office New York
    Year 1979

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0040030328
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M241100 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    KEITH S B 1973 ARIZ BUR MINES BULL 187 P 89

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 04-NOV-83 ADMR U.S. Bureau of Mines