Indian Gulch

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 1,040 feet (317 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.44861, -120.19972



Indian Gulch MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Indian Gulch"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
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Land Status

Holdings

Workings

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Louis And Dorothy E. Erickson
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Years: -

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: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough
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Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment PATENTED PROPERTY OF 20 ACRES.
Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM ACC. SW 1/4
Comment Type:
Production
Comment INACTIVE OVER 50 YEARS. NO PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: PORPHYRY HANGING WALL, SCHIST FOOTWALL


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. 270 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: AUBURY, L. E., 1904 , REGISTER OF MINES AND MINERALS, MARIPOSA COUNTY CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, P. 11 .
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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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