The Paul Warner Property is a mine located in Sonoma county, California.
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Name: Paul Warner Property
Lat, Long: 38.73, -122.73583
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Paul Warner Property MRDS details
Primary: Paul Warner Property
Secondary: Big Bluff
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): LOCATED IN SW 1/4 AND N 1/2 SECTION 10 , UTM APPROX
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: IN CREEK BELOW CLIFFS OF CHERT AND BASALT ARE NUMEROUS BLOCKS OF HARD YELLOW-BROWN MATERIAL, A FINE GRANULAR AGGREGATE OF QUARTZ STAINED YELLOW BY IRON OXIDE. OUTER SURFACES ARE COATED WITH BLACK MANGANESE OXIDE. SOME HIGH GRADE ORE IS FOUND ON OUTSIDE OF BLOCKS. YELLOW-BROWN MATERIAL IS CUT BY SOME NARROW VEINS OF PINK CARBONATE, WHICH IS RHODOCHROSITE OR MANGANIFEROUS CALCITE. IN N 1/2 SECTION 10 IS SMALL BODY OF MANGANESE STAINED CHERT, WITH ADMIXTURES OF SILICEOUS ORE.
Reference (Deposit): D.O.M. BULL. 152 1950 P. 285
Reference (Deposit): D.O.M. BULL. 125 1943 P. 188
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