Canyon Site Claim

The Canyon Site Claim is a mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 3,599 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: Canyon Site Claim  

State:  Oregon

County:  Baker

Elevation: 3,599 Feet (1,097 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 44.6647, -117.49060

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MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the Canyon Site Claim

Canyon Site Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Canyon Site Claim
Secondary: Canyon Site Claim Pleasant Val
Secondary: Baker and Herriman Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Manganese


Location

State: Oregon
County: Baker


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Type: Unknown


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: C. H Kipp And Harry Donovan
Home Office: Oregon
Info Year: 1974


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1942
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Payette Section


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 17, 1942, P. 52.


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