The Fannie Ryan Deposit is a manganese mine located in Clark county, Nevada.
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Lat, Long: 36.08667, -114.89500
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Fannie Ryan Deposit MRDS details
Primary: Fannie Ryan Deposit
District: Las Vegas
Land ownership: Private
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Owner Name: Fannie B. Gulick ( 1959 )
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: M
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Sonoran Desert
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: N Ward Plunging Syncline, Fault At S Exposure
Comment (Workings): WORKINGS CONSIST OF DIAMOND DRILLING 7 HOLES TOTALLING 1,462 FEET AND 7 TRENCHES.
Comment (Geology): MANGANIFEROUS WAD FOUND IN SANDSTONE AND SILTSTONE BEDS, RANGING A FEW INCHES TO 20 FEET THICK. MN 7.6 PERCENT MINERALIZATION.
Reference (Deposit): TRENGOVE, R. R., 1959 , RECONNAISSANCE OF NEVADA MN DEPOSITS, U.S. BUREAU OF MINES REPORT OF INVESTIGATIONS 5446 , P. 8 .
Reference (Deposit): LONGWELL, C. R., PAMPEYAN, E. H., BOWYER, B., ROBERTS, R. J., 1965 , GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF CLARK CO. NEV. BUREAU OF MINES BULL. 62 , P. 199 .
Nevada has a total of 368 distinct gold districts. Of the of those, just 36 are major producers with production and/or reserves of over 1,000,000 ounces, 49 have production and/or reserves of over 100,000 ounces, with the rest having less than 100,000 ounces. Read more at Gold Districts of Nevada.