The Birchville Mine is a gold mine located in Nevada county, California at an elevation of 1,824 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: 1,824 Feet (556 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 39.3422, -121.12170
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Birchville Mine MRDS details
Primary: Birchville Mine
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.
Owner Name: Gold Reserve Mining, Inc.
Company ID: 404301
Home Office: California
Info Year: 1979
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): MSHA MINE FILE REFERENCE MAY 1979.