Barney Kane

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.52722, -119.86083



Barney Kane MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Barney Kane"
Secondary: "Kane Quartz"
Secondary: "Mayflower"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Mrs. Barney Kane, Roy Green
Company ID:
Percent:
Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: 1932 -

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



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: VEIN 4 FT. THICK AVE.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment ORE IS NATIVE GOLD IN QUARTZ.
Comment Type:
Location
Comment E 1/2 , ON E SLOPE OF BUCKINGHAM MTN. UTM EST.
Comment Type:
Commodity
Comment NATIVE GOLD IN QUARTZ
Comment Type:
Production
Comment VEIN REPORTED TO SAMPLE 1.31 OZ. OF GOLD/TON.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment TWO TUNNELS, 50-FT. AND 140 FT. LONG, A 35-FT. VERTICAL SHAFT AND A CONNECTING 18-FT. DRIFT.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN, O. E., JR., & GRAY, H., JR., 1957 , MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIF.: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOL., VOL. 53 , NOS. 1 & 2 , P. 238 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1935 , CURRENT MINING ACTIVITIES IN THE SAN FRANCISCO DISTRICT WITH SPEC. REF. TO GOLD: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOL., VOL. 31 , NO. 1 , P. 29 .
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A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain

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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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