The Usbm Sample Locality #29 is a tungsten and lead mine located in White Pine county, Nevada at an elevation of 7,749 feet.
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Elevation: 7,749 Feet (2,362 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Tungsten, Lead
Lat, Long: 38.95806, -114.35139
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Usbm Sample Locality #29 MRDS details
Primary: Usbm Sample Locality #29
County: White Pine
District: Tungsten (Hub) District
Land ownership: National Forest
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Unknown
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Analytical Data: DUMP GRAB SAMPLE, 5 FT GRID, YIELDED TR. AU, 0.02% PB, 0.43%
Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :1972
Comment (Workings): DUMP
Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1983, OPEN FILE REPORT MLA 56-83
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.