The Scott's Ranch Mine is a zinc mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 561 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: 561 Feet (171 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Zinc
Lat, Long: 39.0497, -121.24560
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Scott's Ranch Mine MRDS details
Primary: Scott's Ranch Mine
Land ownership: Federal
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: Occurrence
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: California Trough
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): STHRN PCFC CO MNRLS FOR INDSTRY, NTHRN CALIF.,V2,P.28;