Golden Gate I

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.57944, -120.13833



Golden Gate I MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Golden Gate I"
Secondary: "Schlageter Group"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type:
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Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method:
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Year Last Production:
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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:
Geology
Comment GEOL.DESC: BROAD VEIN IN WALL ROCKS OF SCHISTOSE GREENSTONE.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment TWO UNPATENTED ( 1927 ) CLAIMS, THE CHARLES AND PATRICIA.
Comment Type:
Location
Comment S 1/2 18 ? N 1/2 19 ? SEC LINES PROJECTED. UTM EST.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEINS
Comment Type:
Commodity
Comment CASTELLO, 1921 , NOTES THE ORE WAS SAID TO ASSAY $7 - $20/TON.
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment A 210-FT. SHAFT, A CROSSCUT ADIT 250 FT. LONG, AND A 20-FT. RAISE, PRESUMABLY FROM THE END OF THE CROSSCUT.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1928 , S. F. FIELD DIV. - MARIPOSA COUNTY: 24TH REPORT STATE MINERALOGIST, VOL. 24 , NO. 2 , P. 89 .
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Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CASTELLO, W. O., 1921 , MARIPOSA COUNTY: 17TH REPORT STATE MINERALOGIST ( FOR 1920 ) , P. 116 .
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: BOWEN, O. E., JR., & GRAY, H., JR., 1957 , MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIF.: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOL., VOL. 53 , NOS. 1 & 2 , P. 266 .
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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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