Mr Lode Claims

The Mr Lode Claims is a gold and silver mine located in Esmeralda 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: Mr Lode Claims  

State:  Nevada

County:  Esmeralda

Elevation:

Commodity: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 37.6775, -117.38000

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Mr Lode Claims MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mr Lode Claims
Secondary: NBMG Sample Sites 1374
Secondary: 1376


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Lead


Location

State: Nevada
County: Esmeralda
District: Montezuma 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

Owner Name: Energy Resources Group.
Years: 1983 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Hydrothermal


Rocks

Name: Quartzite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Quartzite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Tetrahedrite
Gangue: Argentite
Gangue: Cerussite
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Malachite


Comments

Comment (Development): AREA WORKED WITHIN PAST 5 YEARS (1983), DRILLED

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

Comment (Deposit): SEDIMENTS ARE CUT BY CALCITE AND QUARTZ VEINS.

Comment (Workings): SEVERAL ADITS, SHAFTS, SURFACES CUTS, TRENCHES


References

Reference (Deposit): SMITH, 1983, FIELD EXAMINATION, NBMG, 12 MAY 83


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.