Sultana

The Sultana is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,749 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: Sultana  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,749 Feet (838 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.19778, -121.03667

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Satelite image of the Sultana

Sultana MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sultana
Secondary: Orleans


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Silver
Tertiary: Arsenic


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


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: ASSAYS EST 3 OZ AU/TON


Materials

Ore: Gold
Ore: Pyrite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 250 ACRES. 27 CLAIMS INCL TEDDY. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Comment (Location): UTM EST. NE 1/4 1

Comment (Production): PRODUCTION VALUES FROM HOUSTON HILL, SEBASTOPOL, CENTINNIAL VEIN AND THE ENTIRE SULTANA PROPERTY, RESPECTIVELY.

Comment (Deposit): VEINS, SEV. IN - 2 FT THICK W/3 % SULFIDES, AVG. 35 OZ. AU & 0.7 OZ. AG

Comment (Workings): SHAFTS, DRIFTING, WINZE, CROSSCUTS


References

Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 250 - 251 .

Reference (Production): MACBOYLE ( 1918 )

Reference (Deposit): GOODWIN, J. G., 1957 , LEAD AND ZINC IN CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 53 , NOS. 3 AND 4 , P. 582 - 583 .