Lovely Rogers

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 2,402 feet (732 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.6875, -120.06278



Lovely Rogers MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Lovely Rogers"
Secondary: "Cherokee"
Secondary: "Shiner"
Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Silver
Secondary: Lead
State: California
County: Mariposa
District: Bagby
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Mrs. Nettie Shimer Hauck Et Al.
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: 1857
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

Name: Granite
Role: Associated
Description:
Age Type: Host Rock
Age in Years:
Dating Method:
Material Analyzed:
Age Young: Late Permian
Age Old:


Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST. ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :UNDETERMINED
Comment Type:
Production
Comment PRODUCED 9 TONS CONCENTRATE CONTAINING RECOVERABLE CU, PB, AG, AU
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN .3 MORE OR LESS PARALLEL
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment ONE SHAFT, THREE LEVELS. SEVERAL SHALLOW SHAFTS OR PITS ON NW 1/3 OF THE CLAIM. NUMEROUS OPEN CUTS OVER THE SE 2/3 OF THE CLAIM.
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: CALAVERAS GROUP. CUT BY SEVERAL NARROW GRANITIC DIKES
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment ONE PARTIALLY PATENTED CLAIM, 12.57 ACRES. ORIGINAL OWNER RECOVERED GOLD FROM HIGH-GRADE SURFACE ORE BY CRUSHING THE ORE IN A HAND MORTAR.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CASTELLO, W. O., 1921 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MARIPOSA COUNTY IN SEVENTEENTH REPORT OF THE STATE GEOLOGIST: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, P. 122 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: GOODWIN, J. G., 1957 , LEAD AND ZINC IN CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 57 , NOS 3 AND 4 , P. 550 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN, O. E., JR., GRAY, C. H., JR., 1957 , MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 53 , NOS. 1 AND 2 , P. 122 , 279 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1928 , SAN FRANCISCO FIELD DIVISION IN TWENTY-FOURTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU. P. 96 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: 5) AUBURY, L. E., 1904 , REGISTER OF MINES AND MINERALS, MARIPOSA COUNTY CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU. P. 12 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Production
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN & GRAY 1957
URL:

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A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
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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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