The Aho Mine is a mine located in Sonoma county, California at an elevation of 1,230 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: Aho Mine
Elevation: 1,230 Feet (375 Meters)
Lat, Long: 38.5356, -123.17970
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Aho Mine MRDS details
Primary: Aho Mine
Secondary: Drum Mine
Land ownership: Private
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.
Type: Fee Ownership
Owner Name: Wells Fargo Bank,
Home Office: 555 California St.,San Francisco, Ca.
Info Year: 1975
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1924
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: M
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): C.D.M.G. BULL. 152, PP. 280-2, PLATE 16,1950
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