The Copper King Occurrence is a chromium mine located in Trinity county, California at an elevation of 5,600 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: 5,600 Feet (1,707 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 41.10139, -122.52611
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Copper King Occurrence MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Copper King Occurrence
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Years: 1918 -
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: THE DEPOSIT OCCURS IN A LARGE BODY OF PERIDOTITE THAT COVERS APPROX. 300 SQ. MILES OF NE TRINITY COUNTY|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: WELLS, F.G. AND HAWKES, H.E., 1965, CDMG BULL 134, PART 1, CHAPT. 3, P. 169, 173