The Lampley Deposits is a mine located in Trinity county, California at an elevation of 2,799 feet.
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Name: Lampley Deposits
Elevation: 2,799 Feet (853 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.16056, -123.49694
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Lampley Deposits MRDS details
Primary: Lampley Deposits
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
Analytical Data: ESTIMATED ABOUT 25 PERCENT MANGANESE
Comment (Location): LOCATED IN NE 1/4 SECTION 33
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: PATCHES OF STOCKWORK MANGANESE OXIDE UP TO 20 FT. IN WIDTH, IN REGION OF EXTENSIVE SLUMPING. ORE IS NOT FOUND IN PLACE.
Reference (Deposit): D.O.M. BULL. 152 1950 P. 320
Reference (Deposit): D.O.M. BULL. 125 1943 P. 199
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