Bulletin Volume 19

Paperback | May 5, 2014

byJean Martin Charcot, Mining Georgia Dept of Mines

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...No mining operations have been carried on recently. Bulletin No. 4-A, of the Geological Survey of Georgia, records the results of two assays of ore from this property, each yielding $7.50 per ton. Kitchens Property.--Prospect work on gold-bearing veins has been carried on in the past on lots 823 and 834, 21st district. As an examination of the veins could be made to better advantage at the time Bulletin No. 4-A, of the Geological Survey of Georgia was published, a description, in part, of a large vein that has attracted the most attention is here given. "The so-called Kitchen vein, the large vein mentioned above, about which there has been lately much talk, occurs on lot 823, a short distance northwest of the Kitchen residence. It outcrops here along the side and near the top of a low ridge where it has been prospected at a number of places by open cuts from two to eight feet in depth. The auriferous ore body, which has been improperly called a fissure vein, consists of a zone or belt of garnetiferous mica schist, interlaminated with innumerable layers of quartz, all dipping at a high angle to the southwest." The results of two assays of samples from this vein, given in the publication just quoted from, show values of $2.50 and $7.50 per ton. Kellogg Mine.--This mine is located on lot 1,113, 21st district. Considerable placer work has been done in the past along a branch running through the lot and a number of shafts and pits have been sunk on different veins. The most productive portions of the placer deposit have long since been worked out, but the veins have only been prospected. Mr. George Hesselmeyer, who resides on the property, has the mine in charge. South of Mr. Hesselmeyer's residence, a number of old shafts and excavations are...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...No mining operations have been carried on recently. Bulletin No. 4-A, of the Geological Survey of Georgia, reco...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.17 inPublished:May 5, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217190774

ISBN - 13:9780217190770

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