The Wetteran Ranch is a clay mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 1,138 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: 1,138 Feet (347 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Clay
Lat, Long: 39.1036, -121.17830
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Wetteran Ranch MRDS details
Primary: Wetteran Ranch
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): DOM BULL 144,PT 3,P. 280;
Reference (Deposit): 540 ACRES NO PRODUCTION-SAID TO HAVE SHIPPED 50 TONS