Poljack Property

The Poljack Property is a tungsten, gold, and silver mine located in White Pine county, Nevada at an elevation of 7,799 feet.

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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: Poljack Property  

State:  Nevada

County:  White Pine

Elevation: 7,799 Feet (2,377 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Tungsten, Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 38.89167, -114.35833

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Poljack Property MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Poljack Property
Secondary: Wolframite No 1 and No 2. Claims
Secondary: Jack Pot Claims
Secondary: Usbm Sample Localities 18, 19 Ofr Mla 56-83


Commodity

Primary: Tungsten
Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver


Location

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.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1929
Material type: ORE PBCUAG
Description: Ap_Grade: ^Yielded 6119 Lb Pb
Year: 1944
Time Period: 1942-1944
Material type: WO3
Description: Cp_Grade: ^200 Lb Sorted Ore Ran 20% Wo3


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1939
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: W veins


Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Granite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: SAMPLES RANGED FROM 0.02 TO 0.04% WO3 OVER A 2-FT WIDTH. 2 3-INCH CHIP SAMPLES IN 1981 YIELDED 0.3 AND 0.5 OZ/T AG, 0.01 AND 0.03% PB, NO AU, CU, SB, W.


Materials

Ore: Gold
Ore: Silver
Ore: Wolframite
Ore: Scheelite
Gangue: Fluorite
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Location): 0.75 MILE E. OF RAY SPRING (RAISED SPRING?); 0.5 MILE N OF THE HUB MINE ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :1972

Comment (Development): FIRST WORK DONE BY BREMER WAS FOR GOLD; RELOCATED BY MR. POLJACK IN 1950

Comment (Deposit): WOLFRAMITE OCCURS AS DISSEMINATED SMALL CRYSTALS AND AS THIN SEAMS IN QUARTZ. IN PLACES, ESPECIALLY ON THE HANGING WALL SIDE, TUNGSTEN MINERALIZATION EXTENDS FOR A SHORT DISTANCE INTO THE GRANITE. 2 VEINS.

Comment (Workings): ADIT 25 FT LONG, 20 FT CUT, 500 FT APART; SHALLOW CUTS


References

Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1963, UNPUB. DATA; NBMG FILE 341, ITEM 5

Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1983, OPEN FILE REPORT MLA 56-83.

Reference (Production): SMITH, RM, 1976, P. 77; MINING RECORD, 1929 STAGER, H.K., IN PREP.

Reference (Deposit): STAGER, H.K., NBMG BULL IN PREPARATION ON TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF NEVADA


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.