Barker Corp. Dredge Grounds

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.49854, -120.18460



Barker Corp. Dredge Grounds MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Barker Corp. Dredge Grounds"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: Placer
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Operation Type: Unknown
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Significant: N
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Physiography

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Comments

Comment Type:
Production
Comment BARKER CORPORATION OPERATED DREDGES ON THIS PROP. & ON PROPERTIES IN HUNTER & BEAR VALS. DURING THE PERIOD 1940-42. DEPOSITS YIELDED BETWEEN 17 AND 27 CENTS PER YARD AND GROSSED OVER $1,000,000 DURING THE PERIOD.


References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOLOGY, V. 53, NOS. 1 & 2, JAN. -APRIL, 1957, P. 318
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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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