The Shelton is a gold mine located in Mariposa county, California at an elevation of 751 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: 751 Feet (229 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 37.6697, -120.21750
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Shelton MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Shelton
Secondary: Lost Friend
Secondary: New Quartz
Land StatusLand ownership: Unknown
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY FOLIO 63, 1900, CLAIM SHEET 2, SEC. 4