Grass Valley District - Remainder

The Grass Valley District - Remainder is a gold mine located in Nevada 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: Grass Valley District - Remainder  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.2175, -121.03560

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Grass Valley District - Remainder MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Grass Valley District - Remainder


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Tungsten


Location

State: California
County: Nevada
District: GRASS VALLEY DISTRICT


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: IDAHO-MARYLAND MINES CORP.

Owner Name: EMPIRE-STAR MINES CO.

Owner Name: NEWMONT MINING CORPORATION
Info Year: 1929


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: District
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: HYDROTHERMAL VEIN
Operation Type: Unknown
Year First Production: 1850
Discovery Year: 1848
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant:


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Low-sulfide Au-quartz vein


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: L
Structure: THRUST FAULTING
Description: MINOR THRUST FAULTS.


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): KOSCHMANN, A.H., AND BERGENDAHL, M.H., 1968, PRINCIPAL GOLD-PRODUCING DISTRICTS OF THE UNITED STATES: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 610, 283 P.

Reference (Deposit): LOGAN, C. A., 1941, SACRAMENTO FIELD DISTRICT, MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37, NO. 3, P. 374-408.

Reference (Deposit): BLISS, J.D., AND JONES, G.M., 1988, MINERALOGIC AND GRADE-TONNAGE INFORMATION ON LOW-SULFIDE AU-QUARTZ VEINS: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OPEN-FILE REPORT 88-229, 99 P.

Reference (Deposit): CLARK, W.B., 1970, GOLD DISTRICTS OF CALIFORNIA: CALIFORNIA DIVISION OF MINES AND GEOLOGY BULLETIN 93, 186 P.