The Annie Blaine Claim is a silver and lead mine located in Lander county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,401 feet.
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Elevation: 6,401 Feet (1,951 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Lead
Lat, Long: 40.56722, -117.12778
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Annie Blaine Claim MRDS details
Primary: Annie Blaine Claim
District: Battle Mountain District
Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Physiographic Detail: Basin And Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Form: TABULAR, POCKETS
Description: Antler And Dewitt Thrust Faults
Description: N-Trending Faults
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cambrian
Analytical Data: GALENA SAMPLE ASSAYED 94% OX/TON AG
Comment (Workings): ADIT, STOPING
Comment (Geology): 1-2 FT. WIDE CRUSHED ZONE CONTAINS POCKETS OF IRON OXIDES, CERUSSITE & RELICT GALENA
Comment (Location): 1/4 MILE N. OF GALENA TOWNSITE
Comment (Production): A FEW TONS ORE
Comment (Deposit): SPECIFIC PRODUCTION IS UNKNOWN, ALTHOUGH SOME STOPING HAS BEEN DONE. ADIT 170 FT. LONG FOLLOWS FAULT ZONE ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Reference (Deposit): STEWART, J. H., MC KEE, E. H., AND STAGER, H. K., 1977, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF LANDER COUNTY, NEVADA; NBMG BULL. 88
Reference (Deposit): ROBERTS, R. J. AND ARNOLD, D. C., 1965, ORE DEPOSITS OF THE ANTLER PEAK QUADRANGLE, HUMBOLDT AND LANDER COUNTIES, NEVADA: U.S.G.S. PROF. PAPER 459-B.
Reference (Production): ROBERTS, R. J. AND D. C. ARNOLD, (1965)
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.