Gonzales Houghton and Gonzales

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 1,001 feet (305 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.44833, -120.19972



Gonzales Houghton and Gonzales MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Gonzales Houghton and Gonzales"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Laura I. O'Day
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: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough
Physiographic Detail:
Name:
Form: TABULAR


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Production
Comment NO RECORD OF PRODUCTION FOUND.
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment SHAFT 160 FT. AND 120 FT. OPEN CUT.
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: VEIN 8 FT. THICK
Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST. SE 1/4
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment PATENTED PROPERTY


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. 267 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: AUBRY, L. E., 1903 , REGISTER OF MINES AND MINERALS FOR MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIF., P. 11 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Production
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN AND GRAY, 1957
URL:

Did You Know.......

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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