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Altaras Consolidated placer, California Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA

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A former placer Au mine located in sec. 4, T21N, R9E, SBM, in the northern California Valley, E and S of the Nopah Range, on Bureau of Land Management wilderness land (Nopah Range Wilderness). MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 1,000 meters.

Local rocks include Quaternary alluvium and marine deposits.

Mineral List

1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.

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U.S. Forest Service, San Francisco, California, file No. 1-12, Angeles National Forest.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10139219.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0060270422.

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