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Gold from
Unnamed placer Au mine [12] (dredge tailings), Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Gold
Formula:Au
Comments:Placer material.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10211149.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gold data
Locality Data:Click here to view Unnamed placer Au mine [12] (dredge tailings), Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Gold
1.4km (0.9 miles) Patchen placer (Patchen property), Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Louis Klump Placer Mine, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Pilot Knob Mine (Pilot Knob Extension; Pilot Knob claim; Pilot Knob Western Extension claim), Rescue area, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Mitchell prospect, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) Starbuck placer, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) Pine Hill Mine (Unity), Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) Wulff placer, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) Little Pine Hill Placer Mine, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) Mormon Hill Mine, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) Pletz Placer Mine, Mormon Hill, Deer Valley Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
 
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