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Gypsie Queen Mine (Gypsie Queen group; Gold Standard Mine), The Cedars, Coffee District (Coffee Creek District), Klamath Mts, Trinity Co., California, USA

Latitude: 41°7'55"N
Longitude: 122°52'1"W
A former lode Au mine/group of claims located in the S½SW¼ sec. 23, T38N, R9W, MDM, 5.9 km (3.7 miles) WNW of The Cedars, along Coffee Creek, W of the North Fork Coffee Creek (between the South Fork and North Fork, 1 mile W of Francis Cabin), on Bureau of Land Management wilderness land (Trinity Alps Wilderness). MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 100 meters.

Mineralization is hosted in peridotite. Local rocks include ultramafic rocks, chiefly Mesozoic, unit 1 (Trinity Ophiolite).

Workings include unspecified operations (some development work).

Mineral List

Gold
Quartz


2 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

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References

Averill, Charles V. (1941), Mineral resources of Trinity County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 37): 37(1): 39.

McCulloch, W.C., Oesterling, W.A., Spurck, W.H., & Tischler, M.S. (1964), Minerals for Industry, Northern California, Southern Pacific Company: Vol. II: 136.

Hotz, Preston Enslow, Thurber, H.K., Marks, L.Y., and Evans, R.K. (1972), Mineral resources of the Salmon-Trinity Alps Primitive Area, California: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1371-B, 267 pp.: 158.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10035865 & 10141718.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0061050649.

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