Deadwood Qtz

The Deadwood Qtz is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,700 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: Deadwood Qtz  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,700 Feet (823 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.2675, -120.97833

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Deadwood Qtz MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Deadwood Qtz
Secondary: Railroad Qtz


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc
Tertiary: Arsenic


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

Ore: Gold
Ore: Galena
Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Sphalerite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Commodity): ORE REPORTEDLY HIGH GRADE

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

Comment (Production): NO OTHER PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, FEW IN - 18 IN THICK

Comment (Workings): INCLINE SHAFT, DRIFTS, TUNNEL

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 95 ACRES. INCLUDES DEADWOOD, RAILROAD & ORIENTAL PLACER MINES. ; 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. 150 - 151 .

Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J. J., 1896 , THIRTEENTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 13 , P. 240 .

Reference (Production): MACBOYLE ( 1918 )