The Marath Mining Corp. is a gold mine located in Siskiyou county, California at an elevation of 2,100 feet.
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Name: Marath Mining Corp.
Elevation: 2,100 Feet (640 Meters)
Lat, Long: 41.84972, -122.57417
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Marath Mining Corp. MRDS details
Primary: Marath Mining Corp.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Klamath Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Analytical Data: TAILINGS ASSAYED $0.90-$1.20/TON
Comment (Production): MILL HEADS SAID TO AVG. $6-$7/TON. ABOUT 300 TONS MINED BETWEEN AUG. 30 & NOV. 15, 1946. NO SPECIFIC PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND
Comment (Deposit): SIKE, 35 FT. THICK W/NUMEROUS QUARTZ STRINGERS.
Comment (Workings): 150 FT. CROSSCUT, DRIFT SOUTH 100 FT. LONG IN CENTER OF DIKE. DRIFT NORTH ALONG EAST WALL FOR 60 FT. 75 FT. VERTICAL RAISE CONNECTS W/SECOND ADIT 35 FT. LONG.
Comment (Deposit): 120 ACRES PATENTED ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Comment (Commodity): ORE IS LOW-GRADE
Comment (Location): UTM ACC. SE 1/4
Reference (Deposit): OBRIEN, J.C., 1947, MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SISKIYOU COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 43, NO. 4, P. 443 PL. 42
Reference (Production): OBRIEN (1947)
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