The Cherokee I is a silver and gold mine located in Mariposa county, California.
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.
Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold
Lat, Long: 37.60111, -120.31472
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Cherokee I MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Cherokee I
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: NR AKOZ ZINC MINE, UTM EST.|
|Comment: MINE LAST ACTIVE IN 1950 WITH A SMALL PRODUCTION OF GOLD AND A LARGER PRODUCTION OF SILVER.|
|Comment: GEOL.DESC: MASSIVE GREENSTONE|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: BOWEN, O. E., JR., & GRAY, H., JR., 1957 , MINES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF MARIPOSA COUNTY, CALIF.: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOL., VOL. 53 , NOS. 1 & 2 , P. 250
Reference Category: Production
Reference: BOWEN AND GRAY, 1957