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Leas and Lowden Placer Mine, Bucktail, Weaverville District, Klamath Mts, Trinity Co., California, USA

Latitude: 40°41'14"N
Longitude: 122°50'57"W
A former placer Au-Ag mine located in sec. 26, T33N, R9W, MDM, 1.9 km (6,200 feet) S of Bucktail, along Snipe Gulch, a tributary of the Trinity River, on/near the Lowden Ranch. MRDS database accuracy for this location is not stated.

Local rocks include Carboniferous marine rocks, unit 4 (Eastern Klamath Mountains).

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1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.

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USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10165950.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0061051034.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Western Field Operations Center (WFOC), Minerals Information Listing Service (MILS), (MILS-WFOC) production files.

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