Amador

The Amador is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,300 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: Amador  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,300 Feet (701 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.1625, -121.05389

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Satelite image of the Amador

Amador MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Amador
Secondary: Amador Lode
Secondary: Amanda


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Tungsten


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


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

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ORE WOULD MILL $6 - $15 AU/TON.


Materials

Ore: Scheelite
Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Workings): 3 SHAFTS, DRIFTS.

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 33.777 ACRES. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, 1 - 4 FT RIBBON ORE


References

Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, C. A., 1941 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , PL. 3 , P. 382