United Verde mine

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United Verde mine
United Verde open pit (Jerome, Arizona) pano.jpg
Site of the United Verde open-pit copper mine near Jerome
Location
Arizona
Country United States
Production
Products Copper
History
Opened 1880s
Closed 1953

The United Verde mine was one of the largest copper mines in the United States.[1]

The mine was located in central Arizona, in the southwestern United States.[1]

The mine produced over 2 billion pounds of copper, silver, and gold.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "United Verde mine" (PDF). state.az.us. 2012. Retrieved 2013-07-24. 

Coordinates: 34°45′00″N 112°07′20″W / 34.7500°N 112.1222°W / 34.7500; -112.1222