The Blondy Occurrence is a chromium mine located in Trinity county, California at an elevation of 3,940 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: 3,940 Feet (1,201 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 40.4375, -123.18306
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Blondy Occurrence MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Blondy Occurrence
District: Forest Glen Area
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
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: Klamath Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: THE DEPOSIT OCCURS IN ONE OF SEVERAL DIKE LIKE PERIDOTITE BODIES THAT ARE NW TRENDING ACROSS CENTRAL TO SW TRINITY CO.|
|Comment: DILLER (1918) ESTIMATED THAT CHROMITE NOT SUFFICIENTLY CONC. TO BE SHIPPING ORE.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: WELLS, F.G., AND HAWKES, H.E., 1965, CDMG BULL 134, PART 1, CHAPT. 3, P. 169, 172, 181