The Ann Belcher is a mine located in Sonoma county, California.
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Name: Ann Belcher
Lat, Long: 38.74306, -122.75028
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Ann Belcher MRDS details
Primary: Ann Belcher
Secondary: Lucky Stone
District: West Mayacmas
Owner Name: Ralph Grant
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1870
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic
Comment (Workings): INACTIVE FOR MANY YEARS, WORKINGS CAVED
Comment (Location): LOCATED TO APPROXIMATE CENTER OF SECTION
Reference (Deposit): HOLMES, G. W., JR., 1965 MERCURY IN CALIFORNIA: IN USBM IC 8252
Reference (Deposit): BAILEY, E. H., 1946, QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE WESTERN MAYACMAS DISTRICT, SONOMA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: CALIF. JOUR. OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 42, P. 199 - 230
Reference (Deposit): HONKE, M.T., JR. AND VER PLANCK, W.E., JR., 1950, MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SONOMA COUNTY, CALIF.: CJMG, V. 46, P. 98-105
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