Rolpholm Ranch Prospect, Moulton Prospects

The Rolpholm Ranch Prospect, Moulton Prospects is a chromium mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,080 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.

Mine Info

Name: Rolpholm Ranch Prospect, Moulton Prospects  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,080 Feet (634 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Chromium

Lat, Long: 39.12722, -120.97611

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Rolpholm Ranch Prospect, Moulton Prospects MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Rolpholm Ranch Prospect, Moulton Prospects


Commodity

Primary: Chromium


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Chicago Park Area


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Mrs. Rolph
Years: 1942 -

Owner Name: Mc Clellan, H. E.
Years: 1943 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREG


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Chromite


Comments

Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSISTED OF SEVERAL PITS, ONE OF WHICH WAS 7 FT DEEP. (1942)


References

Reference (Deposit): RYNEARSON, G. A., 1953, CDMG BULL 134, PART 3, CHAPT. 5, P. 247