Western Copper Co

The Western Copper Co is a copper mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 801 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: Western Copper Co  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 801 Feet (244 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Copper

Lat, Long: 39.1597, -120.26030

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Western Copper Co MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Western Copper Co
Secondary: Index
Secondary: Legion
Secondary: Jackson
Secondary: Arkansas Travler
Secondary: Last Chance
Secondary: Golden Eagle
Secondary: Ig To 1
Secondary: Mineral Hill Mining and Smelting Co


Commodity

Primary: Copper


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


Land Status

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.


Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
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

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): RPRT 20 OF STATE MNRLGST,P 12;

Reference (Deposit): EXTENDS INTO SEC 13;

Reference (Deposit): GROUP INCLDES PHILADELPHIA;AMERICAN ALL PATENTED CLAIMS

Reference (Deposit): 10 UNPATENTED CLAIMS