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Olio Mine, Holcomb Valley, Holcomb Valley District, San Bernardino Mountains, San Bernardino Co., California, USAi
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Olio MineMine
Holcomb ValleyValley
Holcomb Valley DistrictMining District
San Bernardino MountainsMountain Range
San Bernardino Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 18' 10'' North , 116° 52' 45'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
Big Bear City12,304 (2017)5.6km
Big Bear Lake5,213 (2017)7.2km
Lucerne Valley5,811 (2011)17.7km
Running Springs4,862 (2011)23.6km
Oak Glen638 (2011)28.9km

A former Au occurrence/mine located in sec. 33, T3N, R1E, SBM, about 5.3 km NW of Big Bear City, on the eastern end of Holcomb Valley, on private (patented) land. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 10 meters.

Local rocks include Mesozoic granitic rocks, unit 3 (Sierra Nevada, Death Valley area, Northern Mojave Desert and Transverse Ranges).

Workings include unspecified surface and underground openings (the topo map reflects a single shaft symbol).

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USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10189417.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0060713877.
Hamilton, M. M., Rains, R., and Federspiel, F., in preparation (published now ?); Abandoned and Inactive Mines and Prospects of the San Bernardino National Forest.

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USGS MRDS Record:10189417

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