Big Bend

The Big Bend is a mine located in Nevada county, California.

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: Big Bend  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation:

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 39.29778, -121.14167

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Big Bend MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Big Bend


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: French Corral


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Mc Pherson, A. F.
Years: 1908 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
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

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Production): NO PRODUCTION RECORDED.

Comment (Deposit): GOSSAN IS AN IRON-STAINED SCHIST 120 FT. WIDE ON THE SURFACE.

Comment (Workings): 18 FT. ADIT.

Comment (Deposit): COMPRISES 60 ACRES. VALUES IN GOLD, COPPER AND SILVER.


References

Reference (Deposit): AUBURY, L.E., 1908 , COPPER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA BULL. 50 ; CALIF. MIN. BUR., P. 199 .

Reference (Deposit): MAC BOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: 16TH REPT. STATE MIN.; CALIF. MIN. BUR., P. 82