The Oakie Claim, Benner-Barrington Group is a chromium mine located in Plumas county, California at an elevation of 5,000 feet.
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Elevation: 5,000 Feet (1,524 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Chromium
Lat, Long: 39.84944, -120.98194
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Oakie Claim, Benner-Barrington Group MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Oakie Claim, Benner-Barrington Group
District: Middle Fork Of Feather River Area
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Home Office: Quincy, Ca.
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous
|Comment: WORKINGS CONSISTED OF TWO BULLDOZER CUTS.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: RYNEARSON, G. A., 1953, CDMG BULL 134, PT. 3, CHAPT. 5, P. 297, 298