The Analulu is a gold and silver mine located in Baker county, Oregon.
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Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 44.80472, -118.23778
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Analulu MRDS details
District: Cracker Creek
Administrative Organization: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Blue Mountain Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): E 1/2, ABOUT 9 MILES FROM SUMPTER ON A BRANCH OF SILVER CREEK
Comment (Deposit): VEIN IS SAID TO BE SW EXTENSION OF NORTH POLE COLUMBIA LODE
Comment (Workings): DEVELOPED BY 600 FEET OF TUNNELS AND SHAFTS.
Reference (Deposit): OREGON METAL MINES HANDBOOK, 1941 , ODGMI, BULL 14 - A, P. 34 .
Reference (Deposit): BROOKS, H. C., AND RAMP, L., 1968 , GOLD AND SILVER IN OREGON, ODGMI, BULL 61 , P. 71 , 72 .
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