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Santa Isabel Nyman Consolidated group (Nyman Consolidated group; Santa Ysabel Consolidated Mine; Knox and Boyle claim; Miller and Holmes claim; Nyman claim), Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA

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A former lode Au group of occurrence/claims/mine located in sec. 22, T1N, R14E, MDM, 0.4 km (1,200 feet) WNW of Stent and 3.8 km (2.4 miles) S of Jamestown (on the SE slope of Quartz Mountain), on private land. The property consists of 4 claims. MRDS database accuracy for this location is not stated. NOTE: This locality is closer to Stent than Jamestown; however, it is listed as Jamestown since it is a component of the Jamestown group.

Mineralization is a vein deposit hosted in schist and slate. The ore body strikes N16W and dips 65NE. A series of greenstone dikes accompany the vein defined by numerous stringers cutting the slate formation. The average thickness of the vein is 6 feet. The ore is from the quartz stringers and gouge seams. This location was especially known for its pocket deposits. Local rocks include Jurassic marine rocks, unit 1 (Western Sierra Nevada and Western Klamath Mountains).

Workings include underground openings with an overall depth of 243.84 meters. There are 3 shafts: No. 1 is 830 feet deep in the hanging wall with 3 levels at 400, 600 & 800 feet. The No. 2 is 600 feet cutting the vein at 400 feet. The Knox and Boyle shaft is 800 feet. There are extensive crosscut and drifts from each shaft.

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Localities in this Region

USA
  • California
    • Tuolumne Co.
      • Mother Lode Belt
        • Jamestown District
          • Jamestown
            • Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group)
              • Santa Isabel Nyman Consolidated group (Nyman Consolidated group; Santa Ysabel Consolidated Mine; Knox and Boyle claim; Miller and Holmes claim; Nyman claim)

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References

Irelan, William, Jr. (1890b), Tenth annual report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. (Report 10), 983 pp.: 51_. NOTE: Reference page number is possibly truncated in the MRDS database.

Tucker, W. Burling (1914), Tuolumne County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Mines Bureau (Report 14): 14: 161.

USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10077900.

 
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