The McKay and Abbott Occurrence is a chromium mine located in Trinity county, California at an elevation of 3,901 feet.
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Elevation: 3,901 Feet (1,189 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 40.58111, -123.31611
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McKay and Abbott Occurrence MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: McKay and Abbott Occurrence
District: Indian Valley Area
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: THE DEPOSIT OCCURS IN ONE OF SEVERAL DIKE LIKE PERIDOTITE BODIES THAT ARE NW TRENDING ACROSS CENTRAL TO SW TRINITY CO.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: WELLS, F.G., AND HAWKES, H.E., 1965, CDMG BULL 134, PART 1, CHAPT. 3, P. 169, 173, 180