Pine Hill Mining Co

The Pine Hill Mining Co is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 1,801 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: Pine Hill Mining Co  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 1,801 Feet (549 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.07278, -121.13889

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Pine Hill Mining Co MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Pine Hill Mining Co
Secondary: Golden Gate
Secondary: Golden Gate Ext
Secondary: Thrasher


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Silver


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Spenceville


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: L
Description: Shear Zone Trending N 50 W


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Malachite
Ore: Gold
Ore: Copper
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Iron
Gangue: Barite
Gangue: Kaolin


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM ACC. SE 1/4

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, 27 FT. THICK

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 160 ACRES INCLUDES GOLDEN GATE, GOLDEN GATE EXT. & THRASHER CLAIMS ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Comment (Workings): VERTICAL 2 - COMPARTMENT SHAFT, INCLINED SHAFTS, DRIFTS ADIT

Comment (Geology): GOSSAN DESCRIBED AS NON-STAINED PORPHYRY & RHYOLITE, LIMONITE & HEMATITE


References

Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, C. A., 1941 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , PL. 3 .

Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 88 .

Reference (Deposit): AUBURY, L. E., 1908 , COPPER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, BULLETIN NO. 50 , P. 199 - 200 .