Cedar Tree Claims

The Cedar Tree Claims is a mine located in Santa Clara county, California at an elevation of 2,700 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

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: Cedar Tree Claims  

State:  California

County:  Santa Clara

Elevation: 2,700 Feet (823 Meters)


Lat, Long: 37.3675, -121.43310

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Cedar Tree Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Cedar Tree Claims
Secondary: Black Wonder Claim


Tertiary: Manganese


State: California
County: Santa Clara

Land Status

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Type: Located Claim


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Owner Name: Matt Keller
Info Year: 1974

Owner Name: Mrs Antonia Harris
Info Year: 1974


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1941
Years of Production:
Significant: N


General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges

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Analytical Data

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Reference (Deposit): MAS LISTING

Reference (Deposit): BAILEY E H AND HARDEN D R 1975 USGS MIN RES MAP I-909

Reference (Deposit): CALIF JOUR MINES & GEOL V 50 NO 2 APR 1954 P 412

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