Balance

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.71667, -120.18861



Balance MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Balance"
Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Lead
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type:


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Lautenschlager, Walter J.
Company ID:
Percent:
Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: -

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type:
Plant Type:
Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method:
Milling Method:
Year First Production:
Year Last Production:
Discovery Year:
Discovery Method:
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Mineral Deposit Model

Orebody

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Physiographic Detail:
Name:
Form:


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment Type:
Location
Comment NE 1/4 UTM EST.
Comment Type:
Production
Comment PRODUCTION AND EXTENT OF FORMER WORKINGS NOT RECORDED. IDLE FOR MORE THAN 50 YEARS.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment THIS CLAIM IS PART OF A GROUP CALLED THE MARY HARRISON GROUP.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN, O. E., JR., & GRAY, H., JR., 1957 , MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIF.: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOL., VOL. 53 , NOS. 1 & 2 , P. 237 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: RANSOME, F. L., 1900 , MOTHER LODE DISTRICT FOLIO: USGS GEOL. ATLAS OF THE US, FOLIO 63 , CLAIM SHEET 2 , SEC. 4 , LOC.
URL:

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A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
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About The MRDS Mines Database

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

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