The Eagle Mine is a gold and silver mine located in Lander county, Nevada.
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Commodity: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 40.37861, -116.75667
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Eagle Mine MRDS details
Primary: Eagle Mine
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
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
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Oligocene
Comment (Development): MAY BE PART OF GREY EAGLE MINE
Comment (Deposit): THE PROPERTY IS PERHAPS PART OF THE GREY EAGLE MINE ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Reference (Deposit): STAGER, H. K. (1977) GEOLOGY & MINERAL RESOURCES OF LANDER CO. NEV., N.B.M. BULL 88
Reference (Deposit): WRUCKE, C. T. (1974) GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE TENABO AREA, LANDER CO NEV, USGS MAP MF-647
Reference (Production): STAGER, H. K., (1977)
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.