Hite Central

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 2,001 feet (610 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.57194, -120.02222



Hite Central MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Hite Central"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
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Land Status

Holdings

Workings

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Nick Flacy, Willard Woodbury And Maddox Brothers Et Al.
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Years: -

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

Type: L
Structure:
Description: Bedding, Schistosity And Cleavage Generally Strike N 50 W, Dip Steeply Ne.


Analytical Data

Materials

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST. ALT EST. PLUS OR MINUS 500 FT. TOWNSHIP-RANGE-SECTION NUMBERS QUOTED ARE SUSPECT. PROBABLY LOCATED IN 4 S, 18 E SEC. 19 , 30 , 4 S, 17 E SEC. 24 OR 4 S 19 E SEC. 19 , 30 , 4 S 18 E SEC. 24 .
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN-SERIES OF STRINGERS
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment WORKINGS CONSIST OF AN OPEN CUT, SEVERAL ADIT DRIFTS ON THE VEIN SYSTEM & SEVERAL PARTLY CAVED STOPES.
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: AUBURY ( 1904 ) DESCRIBES GRANITE HANGING WALL, SLATE FOOTWALL.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment PROPERTY CONSISTS OF LAST HOPE 1 & 2 LODE CLAIM, HOME PLACER CLAIM & LAST HOPE MILL SITE, ALL UNPATENTED.


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. 276 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: AUBURY, L. E., 1904 , REGISTER OF MINES AND MINERALS, MARIPOSA COUNTY CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, P. 11 .
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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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