National Qtz

The National Qtz is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 4,800 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: National Qtz  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 4,800 Feet (1,463 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.42806, -120.76361

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Satelite image of the National Qtz

National Qtz MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: National Qtz


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Lead


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Graniteville


Land Status

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.


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 AVG. $6 - $8 AU/TON


Materials

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


Comments

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, 1 - 2 % SULFIDES, 3 - 12 FT. THICK, AVG. 6 FT.

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 18.37 AC. SEE REPUBLIC ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Comment (Location): UTM ACC. W 1/2 NE 1/4


References

Reference (Deposit): MAC BOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 204 - 205 .

Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J. J., 1894 , REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 12 , P. 195 .

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