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Ruby Mine (Mineral Mountain), Alleghany, Forest District (Alleghany; Chips Flats; Minnesota), Sierra Co., California, USA

Latitude: 39°31'7"N
Longitude: 120°50'43"W
A former lode Au mine located about 3¼ miles N of Alleghany.

Reserve-Resource data are found in: Randol Mining Directory 1996/1997: 166.

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1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.

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Bradley, W.W. (1929a), Twenty-fifth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 25: 208.

Ferguson, Henry G. & R.W. Gannett (1932), Gold quartz veins of the Alleghany district, California: USGS PP 172.

Carlson, D.W. & W.B. Clark (1956), Lode gold mines of the Alleghany-Downieville area, Sierra County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 52: 237-291.

Clark, Wm. B. (1970a) Gold districts of California: California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 193:

Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 32.

The Mining Record (1993): 104(28) (7-14-93): 1.

The Mining Record (1993): 104(41) (10-13-93): 1.

The Mining Record (1993): 104(46) (11-17-93): 5.

California Division of Mines and Geology, Mine File Database, June 1993.

Mining Journal(1993): 321: 402.

The Mining Record (1994): 105(17) (4-27-94): 6.

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