Niagara

The Niagara is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,001 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: Niagara  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,001 Feet (610 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.24556, -121.12056

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Satelite image of the Niagara

Niagara MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Niagara
Secondary: J. Hamilton Smith
Secondary: Niagara Gold & Silver
Secondary: Whitelaw Reid
Secondary: Manila


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Rough & Ready


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 (Workings): INCLINED SHAFT, RAISE, DRIFTS, STOPES, CROSSCUT ADIT

Comment (Deposit): VEIN

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 64.204 ACRES MANILA, SMITH, NIAGARA GOLD AND SILVER, WHITELAW - REID CLAIMS ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


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. 206 - 207 .