Other Names: Lost
Commodities: uranium, titanium
This area includes scattered uranium occurrences lying generally east and southeast of Panaca. The Lost district, shown on the 1880 map, may have included the eastern part of this general area.
1880 map; Beal, 1963, p. 17; Garside, 1973, p. 70; Papke, 1973
County: White Pine
Commodities: gold, silver, coal
Includes all of Pancake Range extending from Pogues Station to north of U.S. Highway 50 at Pancake Summit.
Hose and others, 1976, p. 62
Other Names: Papoose mining area
Commodities: lead, silver, gold, copper
The district includes all of the Papoose Range and lies between Groom Lake and Papoose Lake at the south end of Emmigrant Valley. Most of the mines and prospects are on the east side of the range in the vicinity of the Kelly Mine.
Tschanz and Pampeyan, 1970, p. 176; Tingley, 1989b, p. 7; Tingley and others, 1997, p. 7-145.
Paradise Peak District
Other Names: Fairplay, Paradise
Commodities: mercury, tungsten, molybdenum, copper, gold, silver
The Paradise Peak district is located in the southern Paradise Range in the vicinity of Paradise Peak. The district extends from Paradise Spring on the southwestern flank of the peak to B & C Spring on the southeastern flank, and includes Paradise Peak as well as a small part of its north slope. This district has historically been included in the adjacent Fairplay district.
The historic Paradise district of Todd and Welton (1866), Stretch (1867) and Danner (1995), and the Fairplay district of Kral, (1951) and Kleinhampl and Ziony (1984) included the areas of both the present Fairplay district and the present Paradise Peak district.
Todd and Welton, 1866; Stretch, 1867, p. 58; Bailey and Phoenix, 1944, p. 140; Kral, 1951, p. 57; Schilling, 1976; Kleinhampl and Ziony, 1984, p. 94; Stager and Tingley, 1988, p. 139; Danner (1992), p. 32