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Red Crown prospect, Scottsville, Jackson-Plymouth District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA

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A Au occurrence/prospect located in sec. 34, T6N, R11E, MDM, 0.6 km (0.4 mile) SSE of Scottsville, along the W side of highway 49, on private land. Operated by the William Moon estate (1934). MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 1,000 meters.

Local rocks include Mesozoic volcanic rocks, unit 2 (Western Sierra Foothills and Western Klamath Mountains). No geologic description provided.

Workings include unspecified underground openings.

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1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.

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Logan, Clarence August (1927), Amador County, California Mining Bureau. (Report 23): 23: 195.

Logan, Clarence August (1934), Mother Lode Gold Belt of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 108, 221 pp.: 122.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10095061 & 10162492.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0060050320.

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