Odell Group

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 1,499 feet (457 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.58556, -120.06111



Odell Group MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Odell Group"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Underground


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: 1924
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: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST, AIT ESTLOCATED 1500FT ABOVE MERCED RIVER NEAR CONFLUENCE OF SHERLOCK CREEK AND MERCED RIVERLOCATED 1500FT ABOVE MERCED RIVER NEAR CONFLUENCE OF SHERLOCK CREEK AND MERCED RIVER
Comment Type:
Production
Comment DEVELOPMENT WORK 1924-1928. SPECIMEN ORE FOUND IN 1.5-FT VEIN AND LOWER GRADE ORE FOUND IN 3-FT VEIN.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEINS, TWO, 1.5 & 3 FT THICK
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment 2 ADITS, DRIFTS
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment 6 CLAIMS ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

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. 292
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. 106
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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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