The School Creek Prospect is a gold and mercury mine located in Lake county, Oregon.
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.
Primary Mineral: Gold, Mercury
Lat, Long: 42.63694, -120.81889
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School Creek Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: School Creek Prospect
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Administrative Organization: Fremont National Forest
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Analytical Data: ODGMI SAMPLES ASSAYED TRACE AU
|Comment: CINNABAR OCCURS AS FRACTURE COATINGS IN OPALIZED, BLEACHED RHYOLITE|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: PETERSON, N.V. AND MCINTYRE, J.R., 1970, THE RECONNAISSANCE GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF EASTERN KLAMATH AND WESTERN LAKE COUNTIES; OREGON; ODGMI BULL. 66, P. 50