Weisgien Property , Moulton Prospects

The Weisgien Property , Moulton Prospects is a chromium mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,100 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: Weisgien Property , Moulton Prospects  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,100 Feet (640 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Chromium

Lat, Long: 39.1325, -120.98278

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Weisgien Property , Moulton Prospects MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Weisgien Property , 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: W. S. Moulton


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1918
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Chromite


Comments

Comment (Workings): SHAFT 12 FT. DEEP AND SEVERAL SMALL PITS.

Comment (Deposit): MOULTON LEASED PATENTED LAND.

Comment (Production): A FEW TONS OF MASSIVE ORE WAS TAKEN FROM THE SHAFT WHERE A 10-INCH ZONE OF DISSEMINATED ORE WITH OCCASIONAL "BUNCHES" OF MASSIVE ORE HAD BEEN OPENED.


References

Reference (Deposit): D.O.M. BULL. 134, PT. III, CHAP. 5, PP. 246-7, PL.