Tungsten Claim

The Tungsten Claim is a tungsten mine located in White Pine county, Nevada.

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: Tungsten Claim  

State:  Nevada

County:  White Pine


Commodity: Tungsten

Lat, Long: 38.96333, -114.34667

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Tungsten Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Tungsten Claim


Primary: Tungsten


State: Nevada
County: White Pine
District: Tungsten (Hub) District

Land Status

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.


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


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Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: W veins


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Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic

Analytical Data

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Ore: Huebnerite


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

Comment (Workings): 2 TUNNELS AND A SHAFT IN 1907


Reference (Deposit): WEEKS, F.B., 1908, USGS BULL 340, P. 263-270

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: Gold Districts of Nevada.