Golden Chariot Mining & Milling.

The Golden Chariot Mining & Milling. is a gold mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 4,501 feet.

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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.

Mine Info

Name: Golden Chariot Mining & Milling.  

State:  Oregon

County:  Baker

Elevation: 4,501 Feet (1,372 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 44.73889, -118.16250

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Golden Chariot Mining & Milling. MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Golden Chariot Mining & Milling.
Secondary: Tri-State Mining & Milling


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: Oregon
County: Baker
District: Sumpter District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Jack Christianson
Home Office: Sumpter, Or.
Years: 1980 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Blue Mountain Section


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

Comment (Workings): DEVELOPED BY A SINGLE SHAFT, SHORT DRIFTS AND A WINZE FROM THE 210-FOOT LEVEL.

Comment (Geology): BLUE LIMESTONE WITH A LITTLE ARGILLITE. ; GEOL.DESC: THE COUNTRY ROCK IS FOR THE MOST PART SMALL AMOUNT OF ARGILLITE OR ARGILLACEOUS LIMESTONE.


References

Reference (Deposit): OREGON METAL MINES HANDBOOK, 1938 , ODGMI BULL. 14 - A, P. 96


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