Solomon Placer

The Solomon Placer is a gold 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: Solomon Placer  

State:  Nevada

County:  White Pine

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.09278, -114.39778

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Solomon Placer MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Solomon Placer
Secondary: Claims: Solomon 1-4, 6, 7
Secondary: Mav 5a-5h


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: Nevada
County: White Pine
District: Osceola


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Lobell Oil And Gas
Years: 1980 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Placer Au-PGE


Orebody

Form: FANS


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Alluvium
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Holocene


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: PAST ASSAYS OF FAN MATERIAL RAN 0.038-0.56 OZ AU/CU. YD.


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Deposit): 1000 ACRE PLACER - 14 UNPATENTED CLAIMS ON 3-4 ALLUVIAL FANS CONTAINING AS MUCH AS 20 MILLION CUBIC YARDS OF MATERIAL

Comment (Location): LOCATION UNKNOWN, BUT ENCOMPASSES 3 OR 4 ALLUVIAL FANS

Comment (Development): IN 1981, GOLDWINN RESOURCES ACQUIRED AN OPTION TO BUY 33 1/3% OF THE PROPERTY, WITH WESTERN CONSOLIDATED MINES OF DENVER COLO., WITH TECK CORP AS OPERATOR. TARGET DATE FOR PRODUCTION WAS THEN MARCH, 1981

Comment (Commodity): COULD CONTAIN 19 MILLION YDS UP TO 0.81 OZ/AU/YD.

Comment (Deposit): PROBABLY ENCOMPASSES SOME OF THE EARLIER PLACER OPERATIONS IN THE OSCEOLA DISTRICT ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

Reference (Deposit): NORTHERN MINER, 11-13-80, 4-9-81, 7-24-80

Reference (Deposit): NEV. MINING ASSOC BULL, JULY 1981

Reference (Deposit): MINING RECORD, 6-10-81, 12-15-82


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.