The Georgetown Mining District

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, information about the mines, and links to other material about the mines.  Entries which are dates (e.g. March 23, 1883) are links to the issue of The Black Range newspaper of that date, which contains references to the mine indicated.


MINES OF 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


POTOSI MINE - SEE: COPPER ROSE MINE 


REDBIRD PROSPECT


ROSE MINE - SEE: COPPER ROSE MINE 


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