Mayflower

The Mayflower is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 3,120 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: Mayflower  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 3,120 Feet (951 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.24333, -120.98833

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Mayflower MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mayflower


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Lead


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

Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Chlorite


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM EST SE 1/4 17 , NE 1/4 20

Comment (Deposit): VEINS, 8 , GRANT-STRIKES N 15 W DIP 45 E, BECKMAN-STRIKE E DIP 0 - 30 E, MAYFLOWER-STRIKES N 60 W, DIP 20 S, FLOYD-STRIKE N 10 W, DIP 45 E, BUTTERFLY, NORTH STAR, BIG BLUE-STRIKE S 70 E-E, DIP 90 . MOST WORK ON BECKMAN & GRANT.

Comment (Workings): INCLINE, EXTENSIVE WORKINGS, ADITS, TUNNELS

Comment (Deposit): 186 ACRES ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

Reference (Deposit): MAC BOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 196 - 197 .

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