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Record URL https://mrdata.usgs.gov/mrds/show-mrds.php?dep_id=10040810
Site identification
Deposit identification number 10040810
MRDS identification number M055685
MAS/MILS identification number
Name of the site, deposit, or operation Midway
Previous names Wilkinson Brothers
Geographic location
Latitude 38.71349
Longitude -122.65968
Geographic region NA
Country name United States
State name California
County name Lake
Site characteristics
Operation type Unknown
Deposit type
Production size S
Development status Past Producer
Ore minerals or materials Cinnabar
Gangue minerals or materials
Other minerals or materials
Ore body form
Workings type
Mineral deposit model
Alteration processes
Concentration processes Hydrothermal Solutions
Ore controls Local Fracturing
Reporter Peterson, Jocelyn A.
Host rock unit name
Host rock type Clastic Sedimentary Rock
Associated rock unit name
Associated rock type
Structural characteristics Cross Fractures
Tectonic setting
References HOLMES, G. W., JR., 1965, MERCURY IN CALIFORNIA: IN USBM IC 8252YATES, R. G., AND HILPERT, L. S., 1946, QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE EASTERN MAYACMAS DISTRICT, LAKE AND NAPA COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA: CALIF. JOUR. OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, V. 42, P. 231 - 286BAILEY, E. H., USGS, PERSONAL FILESAVERILL, C.V., 1947, MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF LAKE COUNTY, CALIF.: CJMG, V. 43, P. 15-38USBM DATA
Modifier for YR_FST_PRD
Year of first production 1930
Modifier for YR_LST_PRD
Year of last production
Modifier for DISC_YR
Discovery year
Production years
Discoverer
Commodities
Commodity type M
Primary commodities Mercury
Secondary commodities
Tertiary commodities
Production and resources

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