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Battle Branch Mine

Past Producer in Lumpkin county in Georgia, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

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Geologic Information
Identification information
Deposit ID 10083766
MRDS ID W100576
Record type rec_tpSite
Current site name Battle Branch Mine
Alternate or previous names Battle Branc Mine/Barlow/Belle/Josephineauraria/Whim Hill/Gordon/
Geographic coordinates
Geographic coordinates: coordinates-84.04071, 34.47872 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 10000(meters)
Geographic context
Nearby scientific data
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Geographic areas
Country State County
United States Georgia Lumpkin
Commodities
Commodity Importance of the commodity Order
GoldGold Primary 1
SilverSilver Secondary 2
Primary
Materials information
Materials Type of material Order
Gold
233407Ore 1
Pyrite
233408Ore 2
Galena
233409Ore 3
Pyrrhotite
233410Ore 4
Mineral occurrence model information
Model code 273
USGS model code 36a
Deposit model name Low-sulfide Au-quartz vein
Mark3 model number 27
Geologic units near the site, calculated from the appropriate geologic map
(1) -84.04071, 34.47872
Geologic structures
Type of structure Regional
Structure description Garnet Mica Schist, Kyanite-Staurolite Quartzite, Marble
Economic Information
Economic information about the deposit and operations
Development status dev_stPast Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Medium
Significant No
Reference Information
Links to other databases
Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W100576
Bibliographic references
Subject category Order Reference
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Deposit
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BULL. 4-A; BULL. 19; PARDEE & PARKS
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Yeates, W.S., Mccallie, S.W., And King, F.P., 1896, A Preliminary Report On The Gold Deposits Of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey Bulletin 4a, 542 P.Yeates, W.S., Mccallie, S.W., And King, F.P., 1896, A Preliminary Report On The Gold Deposits Of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey Bulletin 4a, 542 P.
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Deposit
3
Jones, S.P., 1909, Second Report On The Gold Deposits Of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey Bulletin 19, 453 P.Jones, S.P., 1909, Second Report On The Gold Deposits Of Georgia: Georgia Geological Survey Bulletin 19, 453 P.
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Pardee, J.T., And Parks, C.F., Jr., 1948, Gold Deposits Of The Southern Piedmont: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 213, 129 P. Pardee, J.T., And Parks, C.F., Jr., 1948, Gold Deposits Of The Southern Piedmont: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 213, 129 P.
Reporter information
Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Updater 01-MAY-1998 Cocker, Mark D. Georgia Geologic Survey name; add non-ore min.; add host rock type;
Reporter 01-OCT-1983 Whitlow, S. U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 01-NOV-2002 Woodruff, Laurel G. U.S. Geological Survey commodity codes; updated references
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