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Lower Nash placer (Nash Mine; Upper Nash), Coyote Peak, Coffee District (Coffee Creek District), Klamath Mts, Trinity Co., California, USA

Latitude: 41°6'50"N
Longitude: 122°55'53"W
A placer Au occurrence/mine located in secs. 31, T38N, R9W and in secs. 6 & 7, T37N, R9W, MDM, 3.7 km (2.3 miles) ENE of Coyote Peak (coordinates of record), on Bureau of Land Management wilderness land (Trinity Alps Wilderness). First produced 1896. Owned by Gilbert and Helen Gates, San Franscisco, California. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 500 meters.

Local rocks include Paleozoic marine rocks, undivided, unit 9 (Western Klamath Mountains).

Production statistics: 1995: Total production was more than 10,000 ounces Au and 1,400 ounces Ag. Production history: Gold: 311,035 grams.

Annual volume __ thousand cubic yards. NOTE: Data in MRDS file incomplete.

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Gold


1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.

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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): 50-51, 84.

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 p.: 133-135.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10280978.

U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0061050591.

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