Regan

The Regan is a gold 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: Regan  

State:  Oregon

County:  Baker

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 44.50139, -117.57750

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Regan MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Regan
Secondary: New Paymaster


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: Oregon
County: Baker
District: Mormon Basin


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: Zenith Mining Co.


Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

Comment (Production): 24.48 OZ. AU RECOVERED FROM MILL RUN 1939 - 1940 .

Comment (Workings): DEVELOPED BY 2000 FEET OF TUNNELS AND A 250-FOOT SHAFT.24.48 OZ. AU RECOVERED FROM MILL RUN 1939 - 1940 .

Comment (Location): IS 18 MILES SOUTHWEST FROM SHIPPING POINT DURKEE. 12 LODE CLAIMS


References

Reference (Deposit): OREGON METAL MINES HANDBOOK, 1939 , ODGMI BULL. 14 - A, P. 83

Reference (Deposit): ODGMI FILE REPOR


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