The Anna Bell is a mercury mine located in Trinity county, California at an elevation of 2,500 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: Anna Bell
Elevation: 2,500 Feet (762 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.83167, -123.05917
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Anna Bell MRDS details
Primary: Anna Bell
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
Name: Metavolcanic Rock
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Ordovician
Comment (Geology): NO GEOLOGIC INFORMATION IN REFERENCE. LOCATION PLOTS IN PRE-SILURIAN METAVOLCANIC ROCKS ON REDDING GEOLOGIC MAP
Comment (Location): LOCATION TO CENTER OF SECTION
Reference (Deposit): BAILEY, E.H., U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, PERSONAL FILES
Reference (Deposit): O'BRIEN, J.C., 1965, MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF TRINITY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES AND GEOLOGY COUNTY REPORT 4, P. 120.
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