Lloyd Mccullough

The Lloyd Mccullough is a gold, silver, and sand and gravel, construction mine located in Baker county, Oregon.

About the MRDS Data:

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: Lloyd Mccullough  

State:  Oregon

County:  Baker

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver, Sand and Gravel, Construction

Lat, Long: 44.53167, -117.63194

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Lloyd Mccullough MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Lloyd Mccullough
Secondary: Patsy D


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver
Primary: Sand and Gravel, Construction


Location

State: Oregon
County: Baker


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Erickson-Weaver Mining Co

Owner Name: Lloyd Mccullough


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1946
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Payette Section


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Placer Au-PGE


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Deposit): DEPOSIT CONSISTS OF SMALL PATCHES OF STREAM AND LAKE SEDIMENTS, INCLUDING GRAVEL, UNDERLAIN BY PHYLLITE AND GREENSTONE.

Comment (Production): SMALL PRODUCTION FROM INTERMITTENT OPERATION BY ONE OR TWO MEN.


References

Reference (Deposit): ASHLEY, R. P., 1966 METAMORPHIC PETROLOGY AND STRUCTURE OF THE BURNT RIVER CANYON AREA, NORTHEASTERN OREGON: STANFORD UNIVERSITY PHD THESIS

Reference (Deposit): GEOLMAP R. P. ASHLEY, REGIONAL GEOLOGIC MA


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