Ferris Mine

The Ferris Mine is a mercury mine located in Humboldt county, California.

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: Ferris Mine  

State:  California

County:  Humboldt

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Mercury

Lat, Long: 41.1872, -123.56670

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Ferris Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Ferris Mine


Commodity

Primary: Mercury


Location

State: California
County: Humboldt


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: HYDROTHERMAL
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant:


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Silica-carbonate Hg


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PSFC, FIG. 7

Reference (Deposit): IRWIN, W.P., 1960, GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE OF THE NORTHERN COAST RANGES AND KLAMATH MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA, WITH A SUMMARY OF THE MINERAL RESOURCES: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES BULLETIN 179, P. 72, FIG. 12.

Reference (Deposit): CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES, 1939, ECONOMIC MINE MAP OF CALIFORNIA, NO. 1 QUICKSILVER: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES, SCALE 1:1,000,000.