The Lost and Found is a gold mine located in Mariposa county, California at an elevation of 2,500 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: 2,500 Feet (762 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 37.58194, -120.07611
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Lost and Found MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Lost and Found
Years: 1927 -
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: COMPRISES EIGHT CLAIMS AND TWO MILL SITES, ONE OF THE LATTER ON THE MERCED RIVER. APPLICATION FOR PATENT WAS BEING MADE IN 1927.|
|Comment: VEIN WITH SEVERAL SMALLER VEINS ( TO 5 FT) .|
|Comment: SEVEN SHAFTS, 30 TO 40 FT. IN DEPTH; FOUR TUNNELS, 200, 100, 65 AND 25 FT. IN LENGTH.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: LAIZURE, C. MCK., 1928 , SAN FRANCISCO FIELD DIVISION IN TWENTY-FOURTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU. P. 95 , 96