Cadmus

The Cadmus is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,402 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: Cadmus  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,402 Feet (732 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.2625, -121.16750

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Satelite image of the Cadmus

Cadmus MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Cadmus
Secondary: Home


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Lead


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Nevada City


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

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM EST. SW 1/4

Comment (Deposit): VEINS, SEVERAL W, VARIABLE DIPS AVG. 2 FT THICK

Comment (Workings): SHAFT, TUNNELS

Comment (Geology): NEAR GRANITE CONTACT

Comment (Deposit): SEE CHAMPION. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J. J., 1896 , THIRTEENTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 13 , P. 237 - 238 .

Reference (Deposit): FOOTE, A. B., 1941 , THE PRICE OF GOLD: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , P. 446 .