The Granite Gap area lies in the central part of the Peloncillo Mountains about 28 miles southwest of Lordsburg, New Mexico. Ores of lead, zinc, silver, and tungsten from four separate deposits have been mined there during the past seventy years.
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Cargo, David N.. "Mineral Deposits of the Granite Gap Area, Hidalgo County, New Mexico." (1959). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/eps_etds/126