The New York Mine is a gold mine located in Siskiyou county, California at an elevation of 3,100 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: New York Mine
Elevation: 3,100 Feet (945 Meters)
Lat, Long: 41.6883, -122.85000
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New York Mine MRDS details
Primary: New York Mine
Land ownership: National Forest
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method: 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
Reference (Deposit): DIVISION OF MINES BULLITEN 144, P345; CALIFORNIA JOURNAL V 3
Reference (Deposit): P. 300-301, 324; 27TH REPT OF STATE MINERALOGIST, P 47; 2 1
Reference (Deposit): . P 452; 12TH REPT P 289; USGS QUAD. FORT JONES. CALIF., 195
Reference (Deposit): SION OF MINES BULLITEN 179, P1 1; THIS MINE WAS DISCOVERED I
Reference (Deposit): THIS MINE COVERS 109 ACRES OF LAND ACCORDING TO TOPOGRAPHIC
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