The True Fissure is a gold mine located in Trinity county, California at an elevation of 5,499 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: 5,499 Feet (1,676 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 40.885, -122.99806
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
True Fissure MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: True Fissure
Secondary: Chloride ?
District: Canyon Creek
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: UTM EST. LAND UNSURVEYED FOR TOWNSHIP-RANGE, LOC. PROJECTED.|
|Comment: NO SPECIFIC PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND, BUT SAID TO HAVE PRODUCED $30,000.|
|Comment: VEIN WITH ORE SHOOT 250 FT. LONG, 4 FT. THICK. GOOD OUTCROP|
|Comment: 2 ADITS, 460 AND 120 FT. LONG, 600 FT. OF DRIFTS AND 1 STOPE|
|Comment: 40 ACRES. PATENTED. POSSIBLY LATER PART OF CHLORIDE MINE HOLDINGS-SEE CHLORIDE. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT|
Reference Category: Production
Reference: BROWN (1913)
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: BROWN, G. CHESTER, 1913, THE COUNTIES OF SHASTA, SISKIYOU AND TRINITY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 14, PT. 4, P. 900