Alvord Mine

Past Producer in San Bernardino county in California, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10236813
MRDS ID M023585
MAS/MILS ID 0060710060
Record type Site
Current site name Alvord Mine
Alternate or previous names Alvord
Related records 10103362

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -116.62726, 35.06891 (WGS84)
Elevation 768
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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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 011 N 003 E 02 NWSESE California

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -116.62726, 35.06891

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

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 0060710060
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M023585 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOL., V. 49, 1953, P. 70.

  • Deposit

    CALIF. JOUR. MINES AND GEOL., 53, 1957, P. 609.

  • Deposit

    U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 1089-A, 1960, P. 61-63.

  • Deposit

    SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO., 1964, MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, VOL. III-

  • Deposit

    SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: P. 125.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 24-JUL-1992 Lowe, Nathan T. U.S. Bureau of Mines