The Red Hill is a mine located in Sonoma county, California at an elevation of 2,359 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: Red Hill
Elevation: 2,359 Feet (719 Meters)
Lat, Long: 38.7978, -122.85390
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Red Hill MRDS details
Primary: Red Hill
Secondary: Culver Bear
Secondary: Juniper Ridge
Secondary: Lock and Key
Type: Located Claim
Owner Name: E. A. Truit
Home Office: California
Info Year: 1976
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1892
Discovery Year: 1892
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): DOW, D.H. AND THAYER, T.P., 1946, CDM AND G BULL PT 2, CH 2,
Reference (Deposit): P 27-28.
Reference (Deposit): WAR MINERAL PROPERTY FILE #15.266.
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