The Mountain View Group is a gold and silver mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada.
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Commodity: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 37.90722, -114.05528
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Mountain View Group MRDS details
Primary: Mountain View Group
Secondary: Charley Ross Claim
District: Gold Springs
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): 1:24000 QUADRANGLE MAP IS A 1972 EDITION
Comment (Production): STREAKS ASSAY AS HIGH AS $3000/TON, SHIPMENTS RETURN UP TO $2900 (1908)
Comment (Geology): VEIN CONTAINS MILLING ORE WITH VERY HIGH GRADE TELLURIDE-RICH STREAKS. CHARLY ROSS CLAIM ON A BODY OF TALC ORE 40 FEET WIDE
Reference (Deposit): TSCHANTZ CM & PAMPEYAN EH, 1970, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF LINCOLN CO., NEV BUR MINES BULL 73
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.