Nellie Kaho

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 2,001 feet (610 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.53556, -120.11417



Nellie Kaho MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Nellie Kaho"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Harmon And Gault
Company ID:
Percent:
Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: 1956 -

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:


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Analytical Data : ORE AVG. 25 - .5 % SULFIDES
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Production
Comment 30 % AU CAME FROM SULFIDE CONCENTRATESONE OF MANY OLD PROSPECTS WHICH HAD NOT BEEN EXPLORED PRIOR TO 1930. OPERATIONS CONTINUED TO WWII AND SOME WORK HAS BEEN DONE 1951-52 AND INTERMITTENTLY SINCE 1954.ONE OF MANY OLD PROSPECTS WHICH HAD NOT BEEN EXPLORED PRIOR TO 1930. OPERATIONS CONTINUED TO WWII AND SOME WORK HAS BEEN DONE 1951-52 AND INTERMITTENTLY SINCE 1954.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment 2 SHAFTS, 50FT APART; MAIN SHAFT 200 FT DEEP, INCLINED,WITH LEVELS AT 50, 125 AND 200FT. OWNERS HAD PLANNED TO DEEPEN OTHER SHAFT.
Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST, AIT EST


References

Reference Category:
Production
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN & GRAY, 1957
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. 142 , 290
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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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