Giroux Mine

Prospect in Inyo county in California, United States with commodities Copper, Lead, Zinc
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10285057
MRDS ID W023788
MAS/MILS ID 0060270187
Record type Site
Current site name Giroux Mine
Alternate or previous names Rio Tinto Consolidated, Rio Tinto, Jeroo
Related records 10076647

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.5834, 36.26717 (WGS84)
Elevation 1451
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 019 S 040 E 24 C E2E2 California


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.5834, 36.26717

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0060270187
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W023788 MAS references MRDS

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 31-MAR-1991 Lowe, Nathan T. U.S. Bureau of Mines