Mount Vernon

The Mount Vernon is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,900 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: Mount Vernon  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,900 Feet (884 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.32139, -120.99861

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Satelite image of the Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mount Vernon
Secondary: Home
Secondary: Native Son


Commodity

Primary: Gold


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

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM

Comment (Production): NO OTHER PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, 1/2 - 3 FT. THICK

Comment (Workings): INCLINE, SOME DRIFTING ON 2 LEVELS


References

Reference (Deposit): CHANDLER, J. W., 1941 , MINING METHODS AND COSTS OF THE LAVA CAP GOLD MINING CORPORATION, NEVADA CITY, CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , P. 426

Reference (Production): CHANDLER, 1941