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Blue Lead Mine, Denny Point, Klamath Mountains, Siskiyou Co., California, USAi
Regional Level Types
Blue Lead MineMine
Denny PointPoint
Klamath MountainsMountain Range
Siskiyou Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 27' 35'' North , 122° 50' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
Etna716 (2017)4.9km
Greenview201 (2011)11.7km
Fort Jones688 (2017)16.4km
Grenada367 (2011)33.5km
Yreka7,597 (2017)34.9km

A former lode Au mine located 2.7 km (8,900 feet) WNW of Denny Point (coordinates of record).

Mineralization is hosted in diabase.

Production data are found in: Brown (1914).

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Cooper, A.S. (1900), Register of Mines and Minerals, County of Siskiyou, California: California State Mining Bureau.
Brown, G. Chester (1916b), Shasta, Siskiyou, Trinity Counties: California Mining Bureau. (Report 14): 14(4): 828.
Averill, Charles V. (1935), Mines and mineral resources of Siskiyou County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines (Report 31): 31(3): 315.
Pacific Southwest Field Committee (PSFC) (1955), Natural Resources of NW California Geol. Mines Resources: notes.
USGS Etna, California, quadrangle topo map (1955).
Cryptic MRDS reference fragment: DOM BULL 1.

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