Trojan District

  
Posted July 16, 2009 in Gold Mining
Publication Info: Gold Districts of California Bulletin 193 California Division of Mines and Geology 1976 Table of Contents

The Trojan or Providence mining district is in eastern San Bernardino County in the Providence Mountain. Some gold, copper, silver, and lead have been mined here, the main sources having been the Barnett and Gold King mines. They were active prior to and during World War I. The deposits consist of quartz veins in quartz monzonite that contain abundant sulfides.

Bibliography
Hewett, D. F., 1956, Geology and mineral resources of the Ivanpah quadrangle: U. S. Geol. Survey Prof. Paper 275, 172 pp.


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