Kaderitas

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 3,501 feet (1,067 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.62778, -119.79889



Kaderitas MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Kaderitas"
Secondary: "Caderitas"
Secondary: "Cader Idra"
Secondary: "Little Wonder"
Primary: Gold
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership: National Forest
Administrative Organization:
Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Clarke, T. A.
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: THICKENS AND THINS RAPIDLY


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Gold
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST. ALT PIPP, PLUS OR MINUS 1000 FEET.
Comment Type:
Production
Comment WORKED FOR A TIME IN 1920-26 AS PART OF THE LITTLE WONDER GROUP OF MINES. LAST WORKED IN 1953-54 BY PAC. PLACERS ENG. CO. IDLE IN 1955. NO OTHER PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN, FEW IN - 4 FT THICK
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment ADIT 100 FT. LONG AND SEVERAL SUPERFICIAL WORKINGS ABOVE THIS LEVEL.


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. 272
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Reference Category:
Production
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN & GRAY, 1957
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Did You Know.......

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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