Unidentified Workings

The Unidentified Workings 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: Unidentified Workings  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.442, -120.84000

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Unidentified Workings MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Unidentified Workings


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Schist
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Permian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM EST. SE 1/4 900 FT. SE SLEEPING BEAUTY.

Comment (Deposit): VEIN

Comment (Workings): 100 FT. ADIT TO VEIN, & PIT.

Comment (Geology): VEIN IN HORNBLENDE - CHLORITE SCHIST & GNEISSIC GABBRO

Comment (Location): Used PLS and GIS to determine lat/long.


References

Reference (Deposit): MCCULLOCH, W. C., OESTERLING, W. A., SPURCK, W. H., & TISCHLER, M. S., 1964 , MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, N CALIF.: SO PACIFIC COMPANY, VOL. 2 , P. 38