White Oak

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 2,900 feet (884 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.55167, -119.96361



White Oak MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "White Oak"
Secondary: "White Oak Ext"
Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
State: California
County: Mariposa
District: Colorado
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Edward Y. Meyers
Company ID:
Percent:
Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: -

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

Alteration Type: L
Alteration:
Alteration Text: Granite Badly Altered, Vein Accompanied By Altered, Clayey Dike-Rock.


Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST SE1/4 27, NE1/4 34. SE1/4 27, NE1/4 34.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN, 2 - 4 FT THICK
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment 2 SHAFTS


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. 315
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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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