The Elliot & Gold Nuggett Placers is a gold mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 3,589 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
Elevation: 3,589 Feet (1,094 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 44.4928, -117.91170
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Elliot & Gold Nuggett Placers MRDS details
Primary: Elliot & Gold Nuggett Placers
Secondary: Elliot Gold Nuggett Placers
Land ownership: Unknown
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: Placer
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Blue Mountain Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): ALSO LOCATED IN SECTION 26.
Reference (Deposit): 100.
Reference (Deposit): OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 14-A, 1939, P. 99-
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