The Nye Ranch is a mercury mine located in Glenn county, California at an elevation of 607 feet.
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Elevation: 607 Feet (185 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Mercury
Lat, Long: 39.58694, -122.44583
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Nye Ranch MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Nye Ranch
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Coast Ranges
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: UNVERIFIED REPORT OF HG|
|Comment: NO GEOLOGIC INFORMATION AVAILABLE IN REFERENCE. PLOTS IN UPPER CRETACEOUS MARINE STRATA ON UKIAH GEOLOGIC MAP|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: BRADLEY, W.W., 1918, QUICKSILVER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU BULLETIN 78, P. 46