The Nevada Mine is a gold mine located in Mariposa county, California.
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.
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 37.55944, -120.14444
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Nevada Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Nevada Mine
Years: 1893 -
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: GEOL.DESC: ONE OF A SYSTEM OF FISSURES IN THE DIABASE OF E SLOPE OF THE MOUNTAIN. THE VEIN RESEMBLES CHARACTER OF THE SIROCCO (YELLOWSTONE) IN SEC. 19. IT OCCURS IN SLATY DIABASE, MUCH SPLIT UP, THE QUARTZ INCLOSING MASSES OF THE COUNTRY ROCK, USUALLY ALTERED TO CHLORITIC SCHIST. ON THESE PORTIONS OF THE VEIN THE GOLD OCCURS IN "POCKETS", RANGING FROM A FEW DOLLARS TO MORE THAN $500 (OLD PRICE OF GOLD).|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: 12TH REPT. STATE MINERALOGIST