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Record URL https://mrdata.usgs.gov/mrds/show-mrds.php?dep_id=10103817
Site identification
Deposit identification number 10103817
MRDS identification number M055678
MAS/MILS identification number
Name of the site, deposit, or operation Bacon Consolidated
Previous names Barnum
Geographic location
Latitude 38.73016
Longitude -122.71079
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 LEDGE
Workings type
Mineral deposit model
Alteration processes Silica Carbonate Alteration Of Serpentine
Concentration processes Hydrothermal Solutions
Ore controls
Reporter Peterson, Jocelyn A.
Host rock unit name
Host rock type Serpentinite
Associated rock unit name
Associated rock type
Structural characteristics
Tectonic setting
References HOLMES, G. W., JR., 1965, MERCURY IN CALIFORNIA: IN USBM IC 8252BAILEY, E. H., USGS, PERSONAL FILESYATES, 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 - 286BRADLEY, W.W., 1918, QUICKSILVER RESOURCES OF CALIFORNIA: CJMG BULL. 78, 389 P.USBM DATA
Modifier for YR_FST_PRD
Year of first production
Modifier for YR_LST_PRD
Year of last production
Modifier for DISC_YR
Discovery year 1859
Production years 1876 - 1879
Discoverer
Commodities
Commodity type M
Primary commodities Mercury
Secondary commodities
Tertiary commodities

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