The Treasure Hill Claims is a lead mine located in Churchill county, Nevada.
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Lat, Long: 39.32389, -118.13056
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Treasure Hill Claims MRDS details
Primary: Treasure Hill Claims
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site 3878
District: Chalk Mountain District
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.
Owner Name: Erickson'S Et Al.
Years: 1986 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Name: Felsic Volcanic Rock
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Name: Felsic Volcanic Rock
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic
Analytical Data: SAMPLE 3878, CHIPPED FROM VEIN INSIDE SHAFT CONTAINS 5% FE, 5% MG, 10% CA, 0.005% TI, 1000 PPM MN, 2 PPM AG, 200 PPM AS, 100 PDM BA, 1 PPM BE, 10 PPM BI, 100 PPM CD, 100 PPM CU, 200 PPM MO, 5000 PPM PB, 100 PPM SB, 15 PPM V, 150 PPM W, 1500 PPM ZN.
Comment (Location): WEST SIDE OF CHALK MOUNTAIN ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1972)
Comment (Development): TREASURE HILL CLAIMS LOCATED 1979-1980 BY ERICKSON'S ET AL., HAVE BEEN MAINTAINED TO PRESENT (1986)
Comment (Workings): SHAFT
Comment (Deposit): QUARTZ VEIN WITH GREY WISPY SULFIDES, NEAR CONTACT BETWEEN DOLOMITE AND FELSITE
Reference (Deposit): NBMG BULL 83, 1974, PL. 1.
Reference (Deposit): QUADE, JACK, 23 SEP 86, NBMG FIELD EXAMINATION AND SAMPLE ANAYSIS.
Reference (Deposit): U.S.D.I., BLM, MINING CLAIM RECORDS AND FILES
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.