The High Point Mine is a chromium mine located in Glenn county, California.
About the MRDS Data:
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Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 39.72583, -122.57944
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High Point Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: High Point Mine
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: GEOL.DESC: ORE BODY STRIKES N AND DIPS 60 DEG. W. AVERAGED LESS THAN 40% CR2O3. POSSIBLY 1500 TONS OF ORE.|
|Comment: MR-23 AND B. 134, PT. 2, CH.1, FIG. 1 SEEM TO INDICATE THIS DEPOSIT IN SECS. 5 OR 6, 22N/6W, BUT THIS IS ONLY 21 MI. FROM ORLAND (24 BY ROAD) AND IS NOT IN SERPENTINE. SEC. 31, 22N/6W IS ABOUT 32 MI. FROM ORLAND BY ROAD. B. 179 DOES NOT SHOW CHROMITE IN SECS. 5 OR 6; V. 48, NO. 1, P. 47, SHOWS SEC. 31|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CALIF. V. 48, NO. 1, P. 47; B. 134, PT. 1, CH. 1, P. 10; B. 179, FIG. 10