The Dinero Mining Co. is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 4,501 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.
Elevation: 4,501 Feet (1,372 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 39.34556, -120.71722
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Dinero Mining Co. MRDS details
Primary: Dinero Mining Co.
Land ownership: National Forest
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: Qtz. Veins In Shear Zone
Comment (Location): UTM EST. NW 1/4 NW 1/4 14
Comment (Other Database): RECORD NUMBER 341 IS A POTENTIAL DUPLICATE OF THIS RECORD
Comment (Production): OVER $2,000,000 IN AU, AG. EST. $6 - $8 AU + AG/TON REPORTED FROM LODE.
Comment (Deposit): VEINS W/1 % BASE METAL SULFIDES
Comment (Workings): ADITS, SHAFTS
Comment (Deposit): COMPANY PURCHASED YUBA GP. INCLUDING WASHINGTON MINE IN 1915 . SEE YUBA CONS. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Reference (Deposit): SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY, 1964 , MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, V. 2 , P. 32 .
Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 151 .
Reference (Production): SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO. ( 1964 )