Usbm Samples #184 and #185

The Usbm Samples #184 and #185 is a tungsten mine located in White Pine county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,699 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: Usbm Samples #184 and #185  

State:  Nevada

County:  White Pine

Elevation: 6,699 Feet (2,042 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Tungsten

Lat, Long: 38.81528, -114.34917

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Usbm Samples #184 and #185 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Usbm Samples #184 and #185


Commodity

Primary: Tungsten


Location

State: Nevada
County: White Pine
District: Shoshone (Minerva, Lexington, Tungsten) 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

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

Form: TABULAR


Structure

Type: L
Description: Faults


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Altered Limestone


Rocks

Name: Rhyolite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cambrian

Name: Rhyolite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cambrian


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: SAMPLES ASSAYED 0-0.04% W (1981)


Materials

Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

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

Comment (Deposit): FAULT ZONE WITH QUARTZ, CALCITE, BRECCIA AND GOUGE

Comment (Workings): 80-FT ADIT


References

Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1983, OPEN FILE REPORT MLA 68-83


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.