Bob McKee

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.73944, -120.10778



Bob McKee MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Bob McKee"
Secondary: "McKee"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District: Kinsley
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type:


Ownership

Production

Deposit

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: PINCH & SWELL


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment Type:
Production
Comment IDLE IN AUGUST, 1954. MINE UNEQUIPPED
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment QUARTZ VEIN
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment TWO SHAFTS, BOTH CAVED, AND A SERIES OF OPEN CUTS ALONG THE VEIN WHICH MAY REPRESENT CAVED STOPES.
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: VEIN MATTER CONSISTS OF MILKY QUARTZ WITH PYRITE AND WALL ROCK INCLUSIONS. VEIN IS 1-3 FT THICK
Comment Type:
Location
Comment NW 1/4 UTM EST. PROPERTY MAY LIE PARTLY IN SECS 20 & 21 .


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. 243 AND PLATE 4 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CLARK, W. B., 1970 , GOLD DISTRICTS OF CALIF.: CDM BULL. 193 , P. 85 .
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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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