Goat Camp Prospect

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead

Lat, Long: 37.76111, -119.95639



Goat Camp Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Goat Camp Prospect"
Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type:


Ownership

Production

Deposit

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:
Discovery Method:
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size:


Physiography

Mineral Deposit Model

Orebody

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Physiographic Detail:


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials



Comments

Comment Type:
Production
Comment SOME OF THE ORE RAN $30 TO $40 PER TON, MAINLY IN LEAD AND SILVER.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment THE VEIN OCCURS BETWEEN A 100-FT. WIDE BELT OF TALCOSE ROCK, FORMING THE HANGING WALL, AND A FOOT-WALL OF CHERT AND SCHIST.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOLOGY, V. 53, NOS. 1 & 2, JAN.-APRIL, 1957, P. 329
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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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