The Lone Wolf Group is a gold mine located in Sierra county, California.
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Name: Lone Wolf Group
Lat, Long: 39.64889, -120.64250
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Lone Wolf Group MRDS details
Primary: Lone Wolf Group
Secondary: Lone Wolf Ext.
Secondary: Gold Medal
Secondary: White Horse
Secondary: Big Jim
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Analytical Data: SAID TO ASSAY $10 - 20/TON
Comment (Deposit): VEIN
Comment (Production): NO OTHER PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.
Comment (Location): UTM EST. SW SHORE OF LOWER SALMON LAKE. SW 1/4 ?
Comment (Workings): 2 ADITS; LOWER IS 60 FT. LONG, W 20 FT. OF DRIFT; 2ND ADIT 50 FT. ABOVE.
Comment (Geology): 4 FT. THICK QTZ., & STRINGER ZONE 5 FT. THICK. IN UPPER ADIT VEIN DIPS 67 W.
Reference (Deposit): AVERILL, C. V., 1942 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SIERRA CO.: CDM CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOL., VOL. 38 , NO. 1 , P. 32 , 59
Reference (Production): AVERILL, 1942
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