Newark Mine

The Newark Mine is a silver mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,499 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Newark Mine  

State:  Nevada

County:  Lincoln

Elevation: 6,499 Feet (1,981 Meters)

Commodity: Silver

Lat, Long: 37.92444, -114.45056

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Newark Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Newark Mine


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Lead


Location

State: Nevada
County: Lincoln
District: Pioche District


Land Status

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.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Newark Silver Mining Co.


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Plutonic Rock
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian

Name: Plutonic Rock
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cambrian


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :1972

Comment (Deposit): OXIDIZED ORE DECREASED IN GRADE EASTWARD AND DOWNWARD. ORE OCCURS BOTH ON HANGING WALL AND FOOTWALL OF THE YUBA DIKE AS WELL AS IN THE "MIDDLE VEIN", A SET OF FRACTURES PARALLELLING STRIKE OF AND WHOLLY WITHIN YUBA DIKE


References

Reference (Production): COUCH AND CARPENTER, 1943, P.88.

Reference (Deposit): SHAW, S.F., 1909, ENG. & MIN. JOUR., VOL. 88, P. 547-548.

Reference (Deposit): TSCHANZ, C.M. AND PAMPEYAN, E.H., 1970, NBMG BULL 73, P. 131.

Reference (Deposit): ABBOTT, J.W., 1907, MIN. & SCI. PRESS.


Nevada Gold

Gold Districts of Nevada

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.