The Paines Shaft. is a 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: Gold
Lat, Long: 37.46333, -119.96583
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Paines Shaft. MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Paines Shaft.
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: ACTIVE 1910-14 PRODUCING 1324.75 TONS OF ORE YIELDING $7551.52 OR AN AVERAGE OF $5.71 AT THE OLD PRICE OF GOLD.|
|Comment: PROBABLY A MINOR WORKING ON THE POWELL VEIN. (MAY BE THE PROSPECT SHOWN ABOUT 1800' N. OF THE MARIPOSA MINE, ON U.S. GEOL. SURVEY QUAD. MARIPOSA, CALIF., 1948)|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CALIF. JOUR. MINES & GEOLOGY, V. 53, NOS. 1 & 2, JAN.-APRIL, 1957, P. 295