Pine Tree Josephine Mine

  

Mine Info

State: California

County: Mariposa

Elevation: 1,900 feet (579 meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.5958, -120.12250



Pine Tree Josephine Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Commodity

Location

Primary: "Pine Tree Josephine Mine"
Secondary: "Queen Specimen"
Secondary: "Josephine"
Secondary: "Chicken Gulch"
Secondary: "Succedo"
Primary: Gold
State: California
County: Mariposa
District:
 

Land Status

Holdings

Workings

Land ownership: Private
Administrative Organization:
Type: Surface


Ownership

Production

Deposit

Year: 1944
Time Period: 1933 To 1944
Mined:
Material type:
Description: Recorded Production - 1933 To 1944 Ounces Of Gold
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
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Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Milling Method: Flotation
Year First Production: 1848
Year Last Production:
Discovery Year: 1848
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Significant: Y
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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

Unknown: Gold
Unknown: Gold
Unknown: Gold


Comments

Comment Type:
Deposit
Comment PROPERTY IS LISTED AS ON STANDBY BY RANDOL, 1996/97:
Comment Type:
Reserve-Resource
Comment PROPOSED OPERATION WOULD INVOLVE FLOTATION/ROASTING OF CONCS. ON SITE AND CIL EXTRACTION OF GOLD. PERMITTING BEING HELD UP (AS OF MID-1989) MAINLY DUE TO PROP- OSED USE OF ROASTING ON-SITE. PROPOSED OPERATION COVERS THREE DEPOSITS: PINE TREE-JOSEPHINE, QUEEN SPECIMEN, AND CHICKEN GULCH ZONE.
Comment Type:
Reserve-Resource
Comment MINING OF PINE TREE JOSEPHINE ORE. FOR MEASURED PINE TREE RESERVES SEQ "Q" DATA SET MATRIX 2, COLUMN 1. PINE TREE/JOSEPHINE MEASURED RESERVES. MINING OF QUEEN SPECIMEN ORE. FOR INDICATED QUEEN SPECIMEN ORE SEE "Q" DATA SEE, MATRIX 3, COLUMN 1. QUEEN SPECIMEN INDICATED RESERVES. MINING OF BALANCE OF QUEEN SPECIMEN ORE AND 2/3 OF CHICKEN GULCH ORE MINING OF BALANCE OD CHICKEN GULCH RESERVES. FOR CHICKEN GULCH DRILL INDICATED RESERVES, SEE MATRIX 4 COLUMN 1. CHICKEN GULCH INDICATED RESERVES.


References

Reference Category:
Reserve-Resource
Pages:
Reference: RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY, 1996/97, P164.
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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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