American Bar Quartz

The American Bar Quartz is a gold mine located in Placer county, California at an elevation of 1,201 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: American Bar Quartz  

State:  California

County:  Placer

Elevation: 1,201 Feet (366 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.0089, -120.74720

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Satelite image of the American Bar Quartz

American Bar Quartz MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: American Bar Quartz


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: California
County: Placer


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

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
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

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): TAKE FRENCH MEADOWS ROAD AT FORESTHILL ABOUT 7 MILES TO LOOKOUT POINT TAKE HARD RIGHT FOLLOW DIRT ROAD.


References

Reference (Deposit): 204 15TH REPT ST MIN P 332

Reference (Deposit): MSHA RPT DATED SEPT 1980.

Reference (Deposit): DOM SR 67 P 46 PLS 1 3 GEOL MAP OF CA CHICO USGS FOLIO 66 P

Reference (Deposit): V 32 NO 1 1936 P 11 12 42 V 31 NO 1 1935 P 17 12TH REPT ST M