Foss Maguire Mcguire

The Foss Maguire Mcguire 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: Foss Maguire Mcguire  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.25159, -120.78437

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Foss Maguire Mcguire MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Foss Maguire Mcguire


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Dutch Flat


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: Mr. And Mrs. William Maguire
Years: 1935 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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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 (Workings): WORKED BY DRIFTING IN EARLY DAYS.

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: HYDRAULIC MINE - OWNERS CLAIM TO HAVE LARGE YARDAGE ON LIBERTY HILL - LOWELL HILL CHANNEL.

Comment (Deposit): LISTED WITH PLACER COUNTY MINES IN REFERENCES BUT GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION AND GEOLOGY ON FOLIO 66 INDICATE MORE LIKELY AS ABOVE.


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS FOLIO 66

Reference (Deposit): CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOL. V. 32, NO. 1, 1936, P. 89, 92

Reference (Deposit): REPORT 23 OF STATE MINERALOGIST, P. 95; 15TH REPT. P. 364