Lucky Boy

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 1,499 feet (457 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.59806, -120.08889



Lucky Boy MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Lucky Boy"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Underground


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Mrs. Nettie Hauck, Et Al.
Company ID:
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Home Office:
Info Year:
Years: -

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type:
Plant Type:
Plant Subtype:
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

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Workings
Comment A 5X7 CROSSCUT ADIT MORE THAN 100 FT. LONG, CONNECTING WITH A LONG DRIFT AND NUMEROUS STOPES; SEVERAL OPEN STOPES, SECONDARY CROSSCUT ADIT SEVERAL HUNDRED FEET LONG.
Comment Type:
Production
Comment INTERMITTENTLY WORKED BY THE OWNER ( 1957 ).
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN - EAST EXTENSION OF THE FRENCH VEIN
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment AURIFEROUS GRAVELS IN NW1/4 (BULL. 108, PL.10). NOTE: PAGE 279 SHOWS LOCATION IN SEC 10, 4S, 16E, BUT PL. 4, AND DESCRIPTION OF LOCATION INDICATE LOCATION IN R. 17E.


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. 279 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CDM BULL. 135, PL. 4
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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.
-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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