St. Louis

The St. Louis is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,700 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: St. Louis  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,700 Feet (823 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.25083, -120.99500

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Satelite image of the St. Louis

St. Louis MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: St. Louis
Secondary: Alpine and Littledove


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Nevada City - Banner


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

Type: L
Description: Faulted North - Striking Veins


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold
Ore: Pyrite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Deposit): VEINS 1 - 12 FT. THICK

Comment (Workings): TUNNEL, SHAFT, ADIT

Comment (Deposit): 36 ACRES. PATENTED. PART OF CANADA HILL CLAIMS ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Comment (Location): UTM


References

Reference (Deposit): FOOTE, A. B., 1941 , THE PRICE OF GOLD: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , P. 465 .

Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J. J., 1896 , THIRTEENTH REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 13 , P. 235 .

Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 116 .

Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, C. A., 1941 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , P. 389 - 390 .