"South Fork" Placer Claim, Reid Miller in Sierra County, California
SOUTH FORK is a 20-acre active mining claim in Sierra, California owned by Reid Miller. It is a placer claim with a $155 maintenance fee. Placer claims encompass any mining claim that is not a lode claim. These are commonly bedded or layered deposits. The maximum size of a placer claim is 20 acres per locator—with a maximum of 160 acres.
Ownership and use of this claim is overseen by the Bureau of Land Management's Eagle Lake Field Office under the serial number CAMC41225. The last action for this claim occurred on December 28, 2017. Information on the claim was last updated on January 5, 2018.
VERIFIED CASE DOES NOT CONTAIN INDIAN TRUST DATA;
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** The mine central point is based on an average of the mine's bounding box(es) and does not necessarily fall on the claim itself.
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