Evening Star

Producer in San Bernardino county in California, United States with commodities Tungsten, Tin

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10107642
MRDS ID D000953
Record type Site
Current site name Evening Star
Alternate or previous names Maynard, Bernice Group Standard District, Blue Grass
Related records 10236971

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -115.54112, 35.35973 (WGS84)
Elevation 1524
Relative position 8 MI. N. OF CIMA IN THE NEW
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California San Bernardino

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
San Bernardino 015N 013E 25 California

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Tin Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Cassiterite Ore

Analytical data

Result ORE GRADE 6.27 PERCENT TIN

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Granite
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Pennsylvanian
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Carbonate > Limestone

Nearby scientific data

(1) -115.54112, 35.35973

Ore body information

  • Strike N 80 W
    Dip 20 TO 70 ?

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Mescal

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D000953

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    LEMMON, D.M., UNPUBLISHED DATA.

  • Deposit

    LEMMON, D.M., AND TWETO, O.L., 1962, TUNGSTEN IN THE U.S., USGS MAP, MR-25.

  • Deposit

    U.S. BUREAU OF MINES, INV. REPT. 3876 , P. 11

  • Deposit

    CALIF. JOUR. M. & G., VOL. 39 , NO. 4 OCT 1943 , PP. 498 - 499

  • Deposit

    5) D.O.M. BULL. 176 , 1957 , P. 643

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1974 Elliott, James E. U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-MAR-1978 Killman, K. And Albers, J. U.S. Geological Survey