Ag-Au-U Prospect #1

The Ag-Au-U Prospect #1 is a uranium, silver, and gold mine located in Pershing 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: Ag-Au-U Prospect #1  

State:  Nevada

County:  Pershing

Elevation:

Commodity: Uranium, Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 40.31667, -119.28556

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Ag-Au-U Prospect #1 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Ag-Au-U Prospect #1


Commodity

Primary: Uranium
Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold


Location

State: Nevada
County: Pershing
District: Hooker 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: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Polymetallic veins


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: R
Description: Range-Front Fault


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Yes


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Iron


Comments

Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1970)

Comment (Deposit): A 0.5-FT THICK IRON OXIDE-STAINED QUARTZ VEIN CUTS ALTERED GRANODIORITE

Comment (Workings): TWO 30-FT TRENCHES


References

Reference (Deposit): RUMSEY, C.M., 1986, USBM MLA 35-86.

Reference (Deposit): TINGLEY, J.V., UNPUBLISHED DATA ON KUMIVA PEAK 1:100000 MAP.

Reference (Deposit): JOHNSON, M.G., 1977, NBMG BULL 89, PL. 1.


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.