Holseman Mine

The Holseman Mine is a mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 2,549 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: Holseman Mine  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation: 2,549 Feet (777 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 39.2356, -121.06500

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Holseman Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Holseman Mine


Commodity

Tertiary: Chromium
Tertiary: Iron


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: Grass Valley Area


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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

Type: Other


Workings

Type: Surface


Ownership

Owner Name: Last Operators-Tf Hogan,Gj Hothersall Et Al
Home Office: California
Info Year: 1976

Owner Name: Edna M Wasley
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: California
Info Year: 1976


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1916
Discovery Year: 1916
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


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

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Unknown: Chromite
Unknown: Olivine
Unknown: Pyroxene
Unknown: Serpentine


Comments

Comment (Production): AT LEAST 1040 LONG TONS OF ORE WERE PRODUCED BY 1918. ORE AV 30-33 PER CENT CR2O3,MINE IDLE SINCE 1918 FUTURE OF MINING A LOCALITY NOT GOOD DUE TO PROXIMITY OF NEW HOUSING DEVELOPMEN E VISIT BY CDMG 5 JAN.1976 ORE RESERVE ESTIMATE FROM 701 INADEQUATE RESOURCES FOR COST ANALYSIS ANALYSIS BY CDMG IN 1976 GAVE FOLLOWING PERCENTAGES-DISSEMIN E=S102 10.20,CR2O3 34.71,FEO 14.94,TOTAL FE 22.51,AL203 11.3 2.44,CR/FE 1.36.


References

Reference (Deposit): RYNEARSON,CAL ST RIV MINES BULL 134,PT 3,CH 5, PP 243-244 1

Reference (Deposit): LOGAN,CA 1918 UNPUBL FIELD REPORT,NEVADA CO.198