The Young American Placer is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 899 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: 899 Feet (274 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 39.2189, -121.27750
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Young American Placer MRDS details
Primary: Young American Placer
Land ownership: Unknown
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: Prospect
Operation Type: Placer
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): CALIF JOUR MINES AND GLGY V 37,# 3JULY 1941,PL3;