Eureka and Union Cons. Gravel Union Co.?

The Eureka and Union Cons. Gravel Union Co.? is a gold mine located in Nevada 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.

Mine Info

Name: Eureka and Union Cons. Gravel Union Co.?  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.35389, -120.86444

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Eureka and Union Cons. Gravel Union Co.? MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Eureka and Union Cons. Gravel Union Co.?


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


Land Status

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Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: W. W. Waggoner And D. E. Bleakley
Years: 1930 -


Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

Comment (Production): TOTAL OUTPUT OF THE CAMP HAS BEEN ESTIMATED AT OVER $4,000,000. IN 1930, LESSEES WERE PREPARING TO RESUME HYDRAULICKING.

Comment (Workings): HYDRAULICKING, DRIFTING - SLUICE AND TUNNELS. DEPOSIT HAS BEEN WORKED CONSIDERABLY.

Comment (Deposit): REPORT XXVI SHOWS HOLDINGS OF 131 ACRES, 85.6 OF WHICH WERE PATENTED. LIST ON PL. 3, V. 37, NO. 3 (#39) FOR THIS TOWNSHIP GIVES AREA OF 92.84 ACRES. THE LAND LIES BETWEEN LOGAN AND UNION CANYONS; THE GRAVEL FORMS A FLAT TERRACE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF RELIEF HILL. THE MATERIAL IS FREE WASHING.


References

Reference (Deposit): CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOLOGY, V. 37, NO. 3, JULY 1941, PL. 3

Reference (Deposit): REPORT OF STATE MINERALOGIST XXVI, P. 131-133

Reference (Deposit): 17TH REPT. P. 439 (UNION)