Millsaps' Glenn County Mining Company
Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 9:28AM
Jo Giessner

1915, The Siskiyou and Nightingale consists of 40 acres in the Shasta Forest Reserve, in Sec 2, T. 35N, R. 6 W., 7 miles west of Dog Creek Railroad, in the Dog Creek mining district. Elevation 2200 feet. Owners, Glenn County Mining Company; home office, Millsaps; George Millsaps, president; A. Luce, secretary. Five veins on the claims. Strike of main vein east and west, dip vertical, slate footwall and adequate hanging. Pay shoot 450 feet long and 3 feet wide, free milling. Workings consist of five tunnels on vein from 100 to 500 feet long and four drifts. Two men employed. Active development work to be pursued. Delta Consolidated to north and Trinity Consolidated to south.

From Mines and Mineral Resources (Shasta, Siskiyou, Trinity Counties), California State Mining Bureau; G. Chester Brown, Field Assistant; California State Printing Office, 1915.

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