Rich

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.41229, -120.07623



Rich MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

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

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type:


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Bobbie Mining Co.
Company ID:
Percent:
Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: 1922 - 1923

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type:
Plant Type:
Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method:
Milling Method:
Year First Production:
Year Last Production:
Discovery Year:
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Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size:


Physiography

Mineral Deposit Model

Orebody



Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials



Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment SAID TO BE IN MOORE HILL DISTRICT IN MOORE HILL MINE IS IN 30-6S/18E
Comment Type:
Production
Comment THE PRINCIPAL VEIN WAS REPORTED TO CONTAIN AN ORE SHOOT ABOUT 9 FT. WIDE AND 200 FT. LONG HAVING AN AVERAGE VALUE OF $12 PER TON. THE ORE IS A HEAVY SULPHIDE. MILL OPERATIONS CEASED IN 1923 AND MILL HAS SINCE BEEN REMOVED. IDLE.
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment A 1200-FT. TUNNEL WHICH GAVE NO GREAT DEPTH ON THE VEIN.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: REPORT OF STATE MINERALOGIST XXIV, P. 81
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Did You Know.......

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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