Nevada Exploration Co. Property

The Nevada Exploration Co. Property is a gold, lead, and silver mine located in Esmeralda county, Nevada.

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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: Nevada Exploration Co. Property  

State:  Nevada

County:  Esmeralda

Elevation:

Commodity: Gold, Lead, Silver

Lat, Long: 37.4525, -117.52000

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Nevada Exploration Co. Property MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Nevada Exploration Co. Property


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Nevada
County: Esmeralda
District: Lida (Alida Valley, Tule Canyon) District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Nevada Exploration Co.
Years: 1909 -


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

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Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: "HIGH-GRADE ORE"


Materials

Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Workings): 300 FT SHAFT WITH LEVELS

Comment (Location): 10 CLAIMS WEST OF LIDA (EXACT LOCATION UNKNOWN) ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :1972


References

Reference (Deposit): ROOT, W.A., 1909, "THE LIDA MINING DISTRICT OF NEVADA"; MINING WORLD, VOL. 31, P. 123-125


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.