New Rocky Bar

The New Rocky Bar is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,398 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: New Rocky Bar  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,398 Feet (731 Meters)

Commodity: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.1997, -121.07060

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New Rocky Bar MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New Rocky Bar
Secondary: Rocky Bar


Primary: Gold


State: California
County: Nevada

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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N


General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada

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Reference (Deposit): CALIF JOUR MINES AND GLG V 37 NO 3JULY 1941 P 459 PLS 2 AND

Reference (Deposit): ALSO LOCATED SE 1/4 33 T16N R8E AND SEC 3 T15N R8E;

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