Unspecified Locality

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 2,001 feet (610 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold, Mercury

Lat, Long: 37.48861, -119.96333



Unspecified Locality MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Unspecified Locality"
Primary: Gold
Primary: Mercury
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
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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

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Analytical Data

Materials

Analytical Data : AU 39.02 AND 41.63% { HG 60.98 AND 58.37%
Ore: Gold
Ore: Amalgam


Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment REPORTED TO OCCUR IN SOME OF THE MINES NEAR MARIPOSA
Comment Type:
Location
Comment LOCATION APPROXIMATE; TO CENTER OF MARIPOSA


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: MURDOCH, JOSEPH, AND WEBB, R. W., 1966, MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA...CENTENNIAL VOLUME (1866 - 1966): CDMG BULL. 189
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: EAKLE, A. S., 1914, MINERALS OF CALIFORNIA: CDMG BULL. 67.
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A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain

About The MRDS Mines Database

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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