Challenge, Pine Crest, and Pine Crest Ext.

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.6425, -120.24667



Challenge, Pine Crest, and Pine Crest Ext. MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Challenge, Pine Crest, and Pine Crest Ext."
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District: Hunter Valley
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: P. W. Gallis ?
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Years: -

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
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Operation Type: Unknown
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Significant: N
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Physiography

Mineral Deposit Model

Orebody

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough
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Alterations

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Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment ONE OF SEVERAL PROSPECTS IN THE VICINITY OF THE BARRETT, CASTAGNETTO II, AND CHEMISAL MINES. MAY BE SAME PROPERTY ONCE KNOWN AS THE FERRARI MINE. GEOLOGY AND OCCURRENCE OF ORE SIMILAR TO BARRETT. CLAIMS UNPATENTED IN 1927.


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. 249 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1928 , S. F. FIELD DIV.- MARIPOSA COUNTY: 24TH REPORT STATE MINERALOGIST, VOL. 24 , NO. 2 , P. 139 .
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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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