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Pawnee Mine (Oak Grove Mine; Carr Mine), Beauty Peak, San Diego Co., California, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° 25' 29'' North , 116° 42' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 33.42500,-116.70472
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


A former W mine located in the NE¼ sec. 6, T9S, R3E, SBM, on the SE side of Beauty Peak, 9.5 air miles E of Aguanga. NOTE: This mine is partially located in Riverside County. Elevation approx. 3906' AMSL.

Mineralization is hosted in granite and limestone + gneiss and schist.

Workings include underground openings (the topo map reflects 2 adit symbols on the Riverside County side of the line).

Production data are found in: Tucker and Sampson (1940).



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4 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Late Cretaceous - Paleoproterozoic
66 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2828889
pre-Cenozoic granitic and metamorphic rocks undivided

Age: to Cretaceous (66 - 2500 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Ash Mountain Complex; Placerita Formation; Sur Series

Description: Granitic and metamorphic rocks, mostly gneiss and other metamorphic rocks injected by granitic rocks. Mesozoic to Precambrian.

Comments: Southern California, Mojave Desert, Sierra Nevada, central California Coast Ranges

Lithology: Major:{plutonic,gneiss}, Incidental:{metasedimentary, metavolcanic}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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References

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Weber, F. H., Jr. (1963a) Mines and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology County Report 3, 309 pp.: 77-80.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 337.
Lemmon, D.M., Tungsten deposits in the US; Vol. I, unpublished data: 373-374.

 
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