About the MRDS Mines Database: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The table of contents is linked. Kern County, CA Gold mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. More Information.

Kern County is a county in the U.S. state of California.As of the 2010 census, the population was 839,631. Documentation General Plans & Elements. It is located in the mountains between Walker Basin and the Kern River Valley, 5 miles (8.0 km) south-southwest of Bodfish at an elevation of 3,136 feet (956 m). The California Office of Mine Reclamation estimates there are 46,900 abandoned mines in the state, including more than 4,400 in Kern County. More Information. Kern County, CA mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. Thank you!

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Kern County, California Mines: A listing of all the Mines in Kern County, CA with maps, driving directions, and a local area search function. County mine maps available to premium members.

More Information. The upper Kern River here was placer-mined during the 1850s. There were many bats in the mines, which made it a little difficult to walk through them. The gold deposits are associated with the five prominent buttes south of the town of Mojave and west and north of the town of Rosamond. From Mapcarta, the free map. Kern County, California Mines. Some tungsten has been produced in the district. Kern Co., California, USA : NOTE: The files in this county are under systematic revision as of April 26th. The district includes the area known as the Pioneer district.

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The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. ! The Big Blue vein was discovered by Lovely Rogers in 1860, and much activity followed during the 1870s and early 1880s. The upper Kern River here was placer-mined during the 1850s. Location: The Mojave-Rosamond district is in southeastern Kern County. Havilah is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. Back to Planning Documents Hub Surface Mining & Reclamation Act (SMARA) of 1975 SMARA (1.38 MB) The document above is in Portable Document Format (PDF) and requires the use of a PDF viewer to open it. Location: The Piute Mountains Mining District is in the southern Sierra Nevada, in east-central Kern County near Claraville, about 14 miles southeast of Bodfish. In order to review the SMARA regulations, simply click on a title to bring up the applicable section. The Big Blue vein was discovered by Lovely Rogers in 1860, and much activity followed during the 1870s and early 1880s.

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