North Whitlock

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 3,100 feet (945 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.53917, -120.00778



North Whitlock MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "North Whitlock"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership:
Administrative Organization:
Type: Unknown


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type:
Plant Type:
Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method:
Milling Method:
Year First Production:
Year Last Production:
Discovery Year:
Discovery Method:
Years of Production:
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
Physiographic Detail:
Name:
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Structure

Alterations

Rocks



Analytical Data

Materials

Ore: Gold
Ore: Pyrite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment VEIN
Comment Type:
Geology
Comment GREENSTONE WALL ROCKS INCLUDE FLOW LAVA, AGGLOMERATE, INTRUSIVE PYROXENE ANDESITE PORPHYRY
Comment Type:
Location
Comment UTM EST SW 1/4
Comment Type:
Workings
Comment TUNNEL, ADIT & 100 FT SHAFT.
Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment PATENTED 20.51 AC. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


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.
URL:
Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1928 , SAN FRANCISCO FIELD DIVISION, IN TWENTY - FOURTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, P. 127
URL:

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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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