The Liddy Group is a gold, silver, copper, and antimony mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 3,501 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.
Elevation: 3,501 Feet (1,067 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver, Copper, Antimony
Lat, Long: 44.58361, -117.19528
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Liddy Group MRDS details
Primary: Liddy Group
District: Connor Creek District
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: Payette Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Model Name: Low-sulfide Au-quartz vein
Comment (Location): ABOUT 1 MILE NORTH OF THE CONNOR CREEK MINE.
Comment (Deposit): VEIN IS SEVERAL FEET WIDE IN PLACES.
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: VEIN HAS BEEN SUBJECTED TO POST-MINERALIZATION MOVEMENT WHICH PRODUCED SUGARY QUARTZ. GREAT DIFFICULTY IN FOLLOWING VEIN BECAUSE OF FAULTING.
Reference (Deposit): BROOKS, H.C., 1978, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE OREGON PART OF THE MINERAL QUADRANGLE; ODGMI GEOL. MAP GMS-12
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