Root Extension

The Root Extension is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,359 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: Root Extension  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,359 Feet (719 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.2067, -121.06830

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Satelite image of the Root Extension

Root Extension MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Root Extension


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


Land Status

Land ownership: Unknown
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

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method: 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

Not available


Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): CALIF V 37, NO 3, JULY 1941, PLS. 2 AND 3

Reference (Deposit): 3.15 ACRES