The Moapa Venture is a gold mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada at an elevation of 2,201 feet.
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Elevation: 2,201 Feet (671 Meters)
Lat, Long: 36.89, -114.67722
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Moapa Venture MRDS details
Primary: Moapa Venture
District: Gourd Springs Is Closest District
Owner Name: Enoch Resources, Gregory Bradt, Gen'L Mgr
Home Office: 1515 E. Reno Ave, Las Vegas Nv 84119
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: Unknown
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Development): LISTED AS AN ACTIVE OPEN PIT MINE AND CYAMDIZATION MILL EMPLOYING 4 PERSONS IN 1982 AND 1983
Comment (Workings): OPEN PIT MINE AND MILL
Reference (Deposit): DIRECTORY OF NEVADA MINE OPERATIONS ACTIVE IN 1982, 1983; NBMG OPEN FILE
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.