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Anniversary Claim

The Anniversary Claim is a uranium mine located in Esmeralda county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,200 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: Anniversary Claim  

State:  Nevada

County:  Esmeralda

Elevation: 5,200 Feet (1,585 Meters)

Commodity: Uranium

Lat, Long: 37.97, -117.94944

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Anniversary Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Anniversary Claim


Commodity

Primary: Uranium


Location

State: Nevada
County: Esmeralda
District: Coaldale District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: UNKNOWN


Structure

Type: R
Description: Highly Folded And Brecciated Country Rocks

Type: L
Description: Ne-Trending Faults


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Ordovician

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Ordovician


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: HIGH = 0.045 MR/HR. A 3-FT. CHIP SAMPLE RAN 0.01% CU3O8
Analytical Data: BACKGROUND = 0.013 MR/HR


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): EXACT LOCATION UNCERTAIN ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :1972

Comment (Development): A SMALL PIT

Comment (Deposit): VERY SLIGHT RADIOACTIVITY HAS BEEN REPORTED


References

Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1978, MILS DATA

Reference (Deposit): U.S. A.E.C. PRELIM. RECON. REPT 3444.

Reference (Deposit): ALBERS, J.P., AND STEWART, J.H., 1972, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF ESMERALDA CO., NEV; NBMG BULL. 78.

Reference (Deposit): GARSIDE, L.J., 1973, RADIOACTIVE MINERAL OCCURRENCES IN NEVADA: NBMG BULL. 81.


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.