Ludwig Vein

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 2,500 feet (762 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.51556, -120.03556



Ludwig Vein MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Ludwig Vein"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District: Mt. Bullion
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Mariposa Com'L And Mining Co.
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Years: -

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type:
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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

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: DIKE ON HANGING WALL SIDE
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment IN 1896 , THREE SHAFTS, 180, 100 AND 25 FT. DEEP, RESPECTIVELY, AND SEVERAL HUNDRED FEET OF DRIFTS.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment NO RECENT ACTIVITY, WORKINGS HARD TO IDENTIFY.


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. 280
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Reference Category:
Production
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN & GRAY, 1957
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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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