Gold Bring

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.49861, -120.13028



Gold Bring MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Gold Bring"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type:
Plant Type:
Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
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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
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Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN, POCKET
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment FORMER LAS MARIPOSAS GRANT MINE. PRESUMABLY A POCKET MINE. MAY BE PROSPECT SHOWN ON U.S. GEOL. SURVEY QUAD. BEAR VALLEY, CALIF. 1948, (SW1/4?)
Comment Type:
Location
Comment SW 1/4 ?, 1 MI. E OF ELIZABETH MINE AND E OF COW & CALF CR. SEC LINES PROJECTED.
Comment Type:
Production
Comment LAST ACTIVE 1901-02, PRODUCING 24.8 TONS OF ORE WHICH YIELDED $1724.44 OR AN AVERAGE OF $70.35 PER TON AT OLD PRICE OF GOLD.


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. 264 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: LOGAN, C. A., 1934 , MOTHER LODE GOLD BELT OF CALIF.: CDM BULL. 108 , RECORD SHEET FACING PAGE 188 .
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Reference Category:
Production
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN & GRAY, 1957
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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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