The Miller is a gold mine located in Siskiyou county, California at an elevation of 2,900 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: 2,900 Feet (884 Meters)
Lat, Long: 41.57861, -122.92194
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Miller MRDS details
Secondary: Miller & Hite Quartz
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
Comment (Location): UTM EST. FROM TOPO. UNCERTAIN.
Comment (Production): PAID WELL UNTIL MILL BURNED DOWN. NO PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND
Comment (Deposit): VEIN, 8 IN. THICK
Comment (Workings): 3 ADITS, 100-120 FT. LONG.
Reference (Deposit): IRELAND, W., JR., 1888, REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 8, P. 624
Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J.J., 1896, REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 13, P. 415
Reference (Production): IRELAN (1888)
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