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Buck Gulch Mine (Weaver), Sumpter, Cracker Creek District (Sumpter District; Bourne District; McCully District), Blue Mts, Baker Co., Oregon, USA

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A former placer Au-PGE (Pt) occurrence/mine located 6.3 km (3.9 miles) W of Sumpter.

Deposit Model: 119: Placer Au-PGE
Host Rock Unit: Mullen Creek Complex
Structure: Several Normal Faults Of Small Throw
Host Rock: Gravel
Tectonic Structure: Ochoco-Blue Mountains

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Pardee, J.T. (1910), Placer Gravels of Sumpter and Granite Districts, Eastern Oregon, in Contributions to Economic Geology 1909, USGS Bulletin 430: 60-61.

Pardee, J.R., and Hewett, D.F. (1914), Geology and Mineral......

Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (1916), Mineral Resources of Oregon: 1(6): 126.

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