Mount Gaines Mine

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 1,526 feet (465 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.5397, -120.17690



Mount Gaines Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Mount Gaines Mine"
Secondary: "Barfield Mine"
Secondary: "Mount Gaines Gold Mine"
Secondary: "Mount Gaines"
Secondary: "Frenchman Mine"
Secondary: "Bearfield Mine"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership: Unknown
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Ownership

Production

Deposit

Owner Name: Mount Gaines Resources, Inc.
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Home Office:
Info Year: 1990
Years: -

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Plant
Deposit Type:
Plant Type: Leach
Plant Subtype:
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: 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

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Comments



References

Reference Category:
Deposit
Pages:
Reference: CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOL., V. 53, 1957, P. 134-139.
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Reference Category:
Deposit
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Reference: CALIF. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. SPECIAL PUBLICATION 103, 1990,
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Reference Category:
Deposit
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Reference: P.
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Reference Category:
Deposit
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Reference: SKILLINGS MINING REVIEW, V.77, NO. 4, 1988.
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Reference Category:
Deposit
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Reference: RANDOL GOLD DIRECTORY, 1988.
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Did You Know.......

A mine is a hole in the ground, owned by a liar.
-Mark Twain

About The MRDS Mines Database

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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