The Oldtimer Mine is a silver, gold, and lead mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,841 feet.
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Elevation: 6,841 Feet (2,085 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Gold, Lead
Lat, Long: 37.93694, -114.48667
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Oldtimer Mine MRDS details
Primary: Oldtimer Mine
District: Pioche District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: Fault Trending N 40 E, Dipse
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian
Comment (Location): OFTEN DESCRIBED WITH CHISHOLM MINE, WHICH IS 0.2 MILE TO THE SSE
Comment (Deposit): MAY BE EXTENSION OF HALF MOON VEIN
Comment (Workings): 3 ADITS SHOWN ON PL 4 OF NBMG BULL 73
Reference (Deposit): TSCHANZ, C.M. AND PAMPEYAN, E.H. , 1970, NBMG BULL 73, PL. 4.
Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1983, MILS DATA
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.