The Carlisle is a copper mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 7,451 feet.
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.
Elevation: 7,451 Feet (2,271 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Copper
Lat, Long: 39.35944, -120.52139
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Carlisle MRDS details
Secondary: Carlyle Group
Secondary: High Grade
District: Meadow Lake
Land ownership: National Forest
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Analytical Data: REPORTED 7 1/2 % CU, $6 IN AU AND 4 OZ. AG
Comment (Deposit): 2 - 10 FT. THICK
Comment (Workings): DEVELOPED BY ADITS TOTALING 1300 FT. IN LENGTH, NO. 1 ADIT IS 500 FT. LONG, NO. 2 ADIT IS 400 FT. LONG, OTHERS TOTAL 400 FT.
Comment (Deposit): SP. AND FOLIO 66 SHOW AS AU MINE ONLY. 260 ACRRES PATENTED LAND. SILICA, IRON AND COPPER SULPHIDE.
Comment (Production): SOME ORE SHIPPED TO SMELTER - NO PRODUCTION REPORTED
Reference (Deposit): GOODWIN, J.G., 1957 , LEAD AND ZINC IN CALIF.; CA. JOUR. OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 53 , NOS. 3 & 4 : DIV. OF MINES, P. 576
Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, E.A., 1924 , SACRAMENTO FIELD DIV.; 20 TH REPT. STATE MIN.; CALIF. MIN. BUR., P. 359
Reference (Production): LOGAN, C.A., 1924 , P. 359
Reference (Deposit): AUBURY, L.E., 1908 , COPPER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA BULL. 50 ; CALIF. MIN. BUR., P. 202