Providence Gold Qtz

Past Producer in Nevada county in California, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10101229
MRDS ID C011122
Record type Site
Current site name Providence Gold Qtz

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -121.03604, 39.25517 (WGS84)
Elevation 792
Relative position 1 MI. WSW NEVADA CITY
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California Nevada

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 016N 008E 11,12,13 California

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Metasedimentary Rock > Slate

Nearby scientific data

(1) -121.03604, 39.25517

Ore body information

  • Strike NE
    Dip SE
    Thickness 1.52M
    Depth to top 0M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Comments on the production information

  • NO OTHER PRODUCTION RECORD FOUND.

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 1097.28M
    Overall depth 533.4M

Comments on the workings information

  • CROSSCUTS, STOPES, 11 DRIFTS

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS C011122

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CRAWFORD, J. J., 1894 , REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, VOL. 12 , P. 198 - 199 .

  • Deposit

    MACBOYLE, E., 1918 , MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA COUNTY: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 16 , P. 138 .

  • Deposit

    FOOTE, A. B., 1941 , THE PRICE OF GOLD: CALIFORNIA JOURNAL OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 37 , NO. 3 , P. 462 , PL. 3 .

  • Production

    MACBOYLE ( 1918 )

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit PATENTED 33.92 ACRES PART OF CHAMPION GROUP. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Deposit 2 VEINS AVG. 5 FT. THICK, 500 FT. APART

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-FEB-1979 Bowman, J. And Albers, J. U.S. Geological Survey PARSED HOST ROCK AND ASSOCIATED ROCK INFORMATION FROM OLD SINGLE VALUED FIELD TO NEW MULTIVALUED FIELD
Editor 27-APR-1995 Mosier, Dan U.S. Geological Survey