The Smith and Merriam is a gold mine located in Siskiyou county, California at an elevation of 3,360 feet.
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Elevation: 3,360 Feet (1,024 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 41.27833, -123.06639
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Smith and Merriam MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Smith and Merriam
Secondary: Lanky Bob?
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Klamath Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: 100 TONS OF ORE HAVE BEEN MINED NO SPECIFIC PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND|
|Comment: 250 FT. ADIT|
|Comment: EST. N 1/2 LOCATION TAKEN FROM TOPO MAP|
|Comment: VEIN, 4 FT. THICK|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CRAWFORD, J.J., 1896, REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 13, P. 427
Reference Category: Production
Reference: CRAWFORD (1896)