Hobson Claims

Occurrence in San Luis Obispo county in California, United States with commodity Manganese

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10033559
MRDS ID M020155
Record type Site
Current site name Hobson Claims

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -120.77598, 35.44719 (WGS84)
Relative position 8 MI. E. OF CAYUROS ON THE W. SIDE OF THE SANTA LUCIA RANGE BETWEEN MORRO AND TORO CREEKS.
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California San Luis Obispo

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 029S 011E California

Comments on the location information

  • THIS DEPOSIT MAY BE A CONTINUATION OF THE PHELAN PROSPECT OF SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Manganese Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -120.77598, 35.44719

Ore body information

  • Width 4.57M

Comments on the geologic information

  • GEOL.DESC: CHERT BED 10 TO 15 FT. WIDE IS COATED WITH MANGANESE OXIDES.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M020155

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    D.O.M. BULL. 152 1950 P. 231

  • Deposit

    D.O.M. BULL. 125 1943 P. 169

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit CHERT BED 10 TO 15 FT. WIDE IS COATED WITH MANGANESE OXIDES.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JAN-1978 Killman, K.; Albers, J. U.S. Geological Survey REPLACING LOST LOCATION.
Updater 10-NOV-1997 Oland, G. P. (Orris, Greta J.) U.S. Geological Survey OLAND AND ORRIS MERGED RECORDS
Editor 08-MAY-1998 Mason, George U.S. Geological Survey