Roseville Gold Dredging Co

The Roseville Gold Dredging Co is a gold mine located in Placer county, California at an elevation of 249 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.

Mine Info

Name: Roseville Gold Dredging Co  

State:  California

County:  Placer

Elevation: 249 Feet (76 Meters)

Commodity: Gold

Lat, Long: 38.741, -121.21500

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Roseville Gold Dredging Co MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Roseville Gold Dredging Co


Primary: Gold


State: California
County: Placer

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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Placer
Mining Method: Dredging
Years of Production:
Significant: N


General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough

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Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :UNDETERMINED Used Folsom 7.5 topo map, PLS and GIS to determine Lat/long. Described as 6 miles east of Roseville in Strap Ravine.


Reference (Deposit): California Division of Mines BULL 135, P. 276.

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