The Erie Con Lode is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 5,200 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.
Elevation: 5,200 Feet (1,585 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 39.40861, -120.74500
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Erie Con Lode MRDS details
Primary: Erie Con Lode
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): UTM ACC CENTER SEC
Comment (Production): NO OTHER PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.
Comment (Deposit): 2 VEINS, AVG. 12 FT THICK
Comment (Workings): ADIT, CROSSCUT, 5 LEVELS, DRIFTING, STOPES
Comment (Deposit): PATENTED 320 ACRES. INCLUDES CANTON, CASCARET, CASCARET MILLSITE, DANDARINE, DUBLIN BAY, ERIE AND ERIE MILLSITE, HOLLAND, HOLLAND NO. 2 AND HOLLAND MILLSITE, IRISH BAY AND IRISH MILLSITE, LANE, MCCARTHY, NEURALGALINE, OLIVER AND OLIVER MILLSITE, WHEELING AND WHEELING MILLSITE. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, C. A., 1941 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , PL. 3 P. 450 .
Reference (Deposit): MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 165 .
Reference (Production): MACBOYLE ( 1918 )