The Beaver Creek is a mercury mine located in Siskiyou county, California at an elevation of 3,520 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.
Name: Beaver Creek
Elevation: 3,520 Feet (1,073 Meters)
Lat, Long: 41.965, -122.87194
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Beaver Creek MRDS details
Primary: Beaver Creek
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
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
Model Name: Silica-carbonate Hg
Form: FRACTURE COATINGS
Comment (Deposit): NOT BARTON - LANGE PROPERTY ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Comment (Deposit): MAY BE SAME AS IVANHOE GROUP
Comment (Location): LOCATION TO CINNABAR SPRING
Comment (Development): SMALL FURNACE
Reference (Deposit): AUBURY, L.E., 1908, THE QUICKSILVER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU BULLETIN 27, P. 196
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