Strickland Mabold and Camin

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 37.6075, -119.89250



Strickland Mabold and Camin MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Strickland Mabold and Camin"
Tertiary: Manganese
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Hugh A. Mulkern
Company ID:
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Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: 1942 -

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type:
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Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
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Organization:
Significant: N
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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

Analytical Data : ORE GRADE 10 TO 35 PERCENT MANGANESE
Ore: Psilomelane
Ore: Pyrolusite
Ore: Rhodonite


Comments

Comment Type:
Workings
Comment PROSPECT - IRREGULAR SHAPED CUT 65 FT. LONG, 3 TO 15 FT. WIDE AND 3 TO 6 FT. DEEP.
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: MANGANIFEROUS MASSIVE META CHERT IS CUT BY QUARTZ VEINS, ENCLOSED IN SERICITE SCHIST, AND BELONG TO THE CALAVERAS SERIES. GENERAL STRIKE IS N. 60 W., DIPPING 75 S.W. MANGANESE OXIDES ARE DISSEMINATED THROUGH THE META CHERT, WITH HIGH GRADE ORE IN A FEW POCKETS AND LENSES, AS NODULAR, BOTRYOIDAL PSILOMELANE, SOME PYROLUSITE AND RHODONITE.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOLOGY, V. 53, NOS. 1 & 2, JAN.-APRIL, 1957, P. 326
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: D.O.M. BULL. 152, 1950, PP. 110-111
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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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