The Buckthorn Deposit is a feldspar mine located in San Diego county, California at an elevation of 4,751 feet.
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Elevation: 4,751 Feet (1,448 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Feldspar
Lat, Long: 32.7736, -116.36610
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Buckthorn Deposit MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Buckthorn Deposit
Secondary: Kennedy Minerals Co.
Secondary: Flynt Silica and Spar Co.
County: San Diego
Land StatusLand ownership: State
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Lower California
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CALIF. DIV. MINES AND GEOL. COUNTY REPORT 3, 1963, P. 73-75.