The Wet Branch 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: 37.5, -120.02400
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Wet Branch MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Wet Branch
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: INFO FROM LAND.ST :UNDETERMINED Lat/long estimated using a PLS that doesn't have section data in the area this is supposed to be located.|
|Comment: ACTIVE IN 1901 AND 1908 PRODUCING 69.6 TONS OF ORE YIELDING $432.50 OR AN AVERAGE OF $6.22 PER TON.|
|Comment: ONE OF SEVERAL SMALL WORKINGS NEAR HIGHWAY 49 --- NOT DISTINGUISHABLE FROM OTHER WORKINGS.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOLOGY, V. 53, NOS. 1 & 2, JAN.-APRIL, 1957, P. 314