Indian Peak Group

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 37.39306, -119.82167



Indian Peak Group MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Indian Peak Group"
Tertiary: Copper
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Replacement
Plant Type:
Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method:
Milling Method:
Year First Production:
Year Last Production:
Discovery Year: 1897
Discovery Method:
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size:


Physiography

Mineral Deposit Model

Orebody

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Physiographic Detail:


Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials



Comments

Comment Type:
Production
Comment NO KNOWN PRODUCTION.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment CARBONATE AND SULFIDE ORES IN LIMESTONE GANGUE.
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment 1914 : TWO INCLINED SHAFTS EACH 35 FT. DEEP, FOUR ADITS 120 , 20 , 50 AND 20 FT. LONG.
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: WALL ROCKS ARE GRANODIORITE AND LIMESTONE


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN, O. E. AND CLIFFTON, G. H., 1957 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA; CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 53 , NO. 1 & 2 , P. 227
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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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