The Rich 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: 37.41229, -120.07623
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Rich MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Rich
Years: 1922 - 1923
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: SAID TO BE IN MOORE HILL DISTRICT IN MOORE HILL MINE IS IN 30-6S/18E|
|Comment: THE PRINCIPAL VEIN WAS REPORTED TO CONTAIN AN ORE SHOOT ABOUT 9 FT. WIDE AND 200 FT. LONG HAVING AN AVERAGE VALUE OF $12 PER TON. THE ORE IS A HEAVY SULPHIDE. MILL OPERATIONS CEASED IN 1923 AND MILL HAS SINCE BEEN REMOVED. IDLE.|
|Comment: A 1200-FT. TUNNEL WHICH GAVE NO GREAT DEPTH ON THE VEIN.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: REPORT OF STATE MINERALOGIST XXIV, P. 81