The Georgetown Mining District

 
 


Barringer Incline


Copper Glance Mine - SEE: Copper Rose Mine


Copper Rose Mine (aka Rose Mine, McGregor Mine,

Copper Glance Mine, Potosi Mine)


MINERALS:  Azurite    Calcite    Chalcocite    Chrysocolla    Copper    Cuprite    Halloysite    Malachite    Quartz    Turquoise


McGregor Mine - SEE Copper Rose Mine


Magie Shaft


Mimbres Mine


MINERALS: Bromian Chlorargyrite    Descloizite    Hydroniumjarosite    Plattnerite

Quartz    Vanadinite


Potosi Mine - SEE: Copper Rose Mine


Redbird Prospect


MINERALS:  Vanadinite


Rose Mine - SEE: Copper Rose Mine

 

THE Georgetown MINING DISTRICT

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Mines and mining districts are ill defined.  Geographic coverage and names have varied over time.  In general, the mines listed here are to the north of San Lorenzo, New Mexico.


The following is a listing of the mines of the Georgetown Mining District, the minerals that were taken from the mines, blogs on the Black Range Rag about the mines, and links to other material about the mines.  Blog entries which are dates (e.g. March 23, 1883) are links to blogs about the issue of The Black Range newspaper of that date.


AS ALWAYS - TEXT IN THIS COLOR IS A LINK