Baltic Con Qtz.

The Baltic Con Qtz. is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 5,361 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: Baltic Con Qtz.  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 5,361 Feet (1,634 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.38806, -120.72194

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Baltic Con Qtz. MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Baltic Con Qtz.
Secondary: Crown Point
Secondary: Shirley


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Washington


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


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

Form: FISSURE


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): UTM ACC NE 1/4 NE 1/4 34

Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 52.16 AC. ACTIVE PRIOR TO 1914 . INCLUDES CROWN POINT, CROWN POINT EXT. AND SHIRLEY ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT

Comment (Deposit): VEIN, QTZ CONTAINS LESS THAN 1 % SULFIDES. PART OF EAGLE BIRD-YUBA-ETHEL-BIRCHVILLE FISSURE SYSTEM.

Comment (Workings): ADIT, TUNNEL, STOPES


References

Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 119 .

Reference (Deposit): CRAWFORD, J. J., 1894 , GOLD--PLACER COUNTY: REPORT 12 OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST; CALIFORNIA STATE MINING BUREAU, P. 185 .

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

Reference (Deposit): SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY, 1964 , MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, V 2 , P. 42 .