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Hill Mine, Copple Place, Coastal Range, Tehama Co., California, USA

Latitude: 40°1'2"N
Longitude: 122°38'53"W
A Cr occurrence/prospect located in sec. 16, T25N, R7W, MDM, 1.8 km (6,000 feet) WNW of Copple Place, on the divide between the North Fork Elder Creek and the Middle Fork Elder Creek. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 100 meters.

Local rocks include ultramafic rocks, chiefly Mesozoic, unit 3 (Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains).

Workings include unspecified surface openings/operations.

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Rynearson, Garn Arthur (1946), Chromite deposits of the North Elder Creek area, Tehama County, California: USGS Bulletin 945-G: 209-210, Pl. 66 (GG ?).

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10165817.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0061030031.

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