Josephine Mine

Unknown in El Dorado county in California, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10188273
MRDS ID C008308
MAS/MILS ID 0060170876
Record type Site
Current site name Josephine Mine
Alternate or previous names Shields
Related records 10101148

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -120.78572, 38.99019 (WGS84)
Elevation 658
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California El Dorado

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 013 N 011 E 08 W2SWNW California


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -120.78572, 38.99019

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0060170876
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS C008308 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CAL JRN MNS & GEOL V 52 NO 4 P 511 PL 10 V 34 NO 3 P 263

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    REPT ST MIN XXII P 427 REPT 12 P 114

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 04-NOV-1983 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines