Calif. Cons'D Qtz

The Calif. Cons'D Qtz is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,500 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: Calif. Cons'D Qtz  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,500 Feet (762 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.26194, -121.02389

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Satelite image of the Calif. Cons'D Qtz

Calif. Cons'D Qtz MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Calif. Cons'D Qtz
Secondary: Gold Tunnel


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Nevada City


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

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Production): TOTAL PRODUCTION NEAR $1,000,000. THE CALIFORNIA CLAIM ON SAME VEIN WORKED 1857 - 1868 SAID TO HAVE PRODUCED $90,000 IN 1875 AVG. $27/TON. VEIN WAS 1 - 2 FT. THICK. WORKED TO 700 FT.

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, FEW INCHES TO 4 FT THICK AVG. 14 IN

Comment (Workings): 2 SHAFTS, CONSIDERABLE WORK DONE.

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 19.31 ACRES ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, C. A., 1941 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , PL. 3 , P. 388 .

Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1919 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 131 .

Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J. J., 1896 , THIRTEENTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 13 , P. 346 .

Reference (Production): LOGAN, 1941