The Murphy is a gold mine located in Mariposa county, California at an elevation of 1,601 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: 1,601 Feet (488 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 37.67528, -120.17306
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Murphy MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Murphy
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: SERPENTINE HANGING WALL, SLATE FOOTWALL|
|Comment: UTM EST NW 1/4 (?)|
|Comment: PATENT APPLIED FOR ( 1903 ) ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: AUBURY, L. E., 1904 , REGISTER OF MINES AND MINERALS, MARIPOSA COUNTY CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, P. 12