Mcmurray Creek

The Mcmurray Creek is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,398 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: Mcmurray Creek  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,398 Feet (731 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.3489, -120.97580

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Satelite image of the Mcmurray Creek

Mcmurray Creek MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mcmurray Creek
Secondary: Mcmurray Placer Lot 47a


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

Owner Name: Cal-Sierra Rock Co.
Home Office: California
Info Year: 1990


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Placer
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


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

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): CALIF. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. SPECIAL PUBLICATION 103, 1990.

Reference (Deposit): PLACER OCCURS ALSO IN NE1/4 SECTION 17.

Reference (Deposit): CALIF V 37, NO 3, JULY 1941, PL. 3