Gavalan Mine Area

Past Producer in Inyo county in California, United States with commodities Gold, Lead, Silver
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10212255
MRDS ID M024072
MAS/MILS ID 0060270551
Record type Site
Current site name Gavalan Mine Area
Alternate or previous names Chilula, Gavila, Santa Cruz Mine - 0060270577, Montano, San Antonio, Benicia Mine
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Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.90872, 36.68216 (WGS84)
Elevation 2135
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California Inyo

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 014 S 037 E 36 SESESE California


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.90872, 36.68216

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Other

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0060270551
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M024072 MAS references MRDS

General comments

Subject category Comment text

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 31-MAR-1991 Close, Terry J. U.S. Bureau of Mines