The Wild Yankee Mine is a gold mine located in Butte county, California at an elevation of 3,924 feet.
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Elevation: 3,924 Feet (1,196 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 40.02583, -121.58917
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Wild Yankee Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Wild Yankee Mine
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Middle Cascade Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: UTM EST. NW 1/4 LOCATION ESTIMATED FROM DESCRIPTION IN REFERENCE|
|Comment: SOME ORE WAS MILLED. NO RECORD FOUND|
|Comment: 3 VEINS PRINCIPAL VEIN 4 FT. THICK|
|Comment: ADIT AND OPEN CUTS ON PRINCIPAL VEIN INCLINE AND 2 TUNNELS ON OTHER VEINS|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: WARING, C.A., 1915, MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF BUTTE COUNTY, CALIF.: CALIF. JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 15, P. 223-224