Green Mountain

The Green Mountain is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,710 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: Green Mountain  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,710 Feet (826 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.20056, -121.03889

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Satelite image of the Green Mountain

Green Mountain MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Green Mountain


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Silver


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Grass Valley


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


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

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: SULFIDES ASSAY 3 OZ. AU/TON


Materials

Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM. EST. SE 1/4 SEC. 35

Comment (Production): OVER 90 % PRODUCTION IN 1906

Comment (Deposit): VEINS, 3 PARALLEL, GREEN MTN. SANDERS & PAYDAY 3 % SULFIDES

Comment (Workings): INCLINE, DRIFTS

Comment (Deposit): SEE SULTANA ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

Reference (Deposit): ERIC, J. C., 1948 , TABULATION OF COPPER DEPOSITS IN CALIFORNIA IN COPPER IN CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES BULLETIN 144 , P. 278 .

Reference (Deposit): GOODWIN, J. G., 1957 , LEAD AND ZINC IN CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 57 , NOS. 3 AND 4 , P. 579 .

Reference (Production): GOODWIN, 1957

Reference (Deposit): FOOTE, A. B., 1941 , THE PRICE OF GOLD: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , P. 453 .

Reference (Deposit): HOBSON, J. B., WILTSEE, E. A., 1893 , NEVADA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 11 , P. 285 .