The Herzog - Morgan Claims is a mercury mine located in Siskiyou county, California at an elevation of 3,199 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: Herzog - Morgan Claims
Elevation: 3,199 Feet (975 Meters)
Lat, Long: 41.90194, -122.73222
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Herzog - Morgan Claims MRDS details
Primary: Herzog - Morgan Claims
Secondary: Mt. Shasta Cinnabar Mine
Secondary: Hutton Quicksilver Lease
District: Klamath River District
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
Model Name: Silica-carbonate Hg
Comment (Commodity): CINNABAR IS COARSELY CRYSTALLINE
Reference (Production): BRADLEY STATES THAT THE PROPERTY PRODUCED A FEW FLASKS
Reference (Deposit): BRADLEY, W.W., 1918, QUICKSILVER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU BULLETIN 78, P. 169-170
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