The Sol's Grub Stake is a gold mine located in Churchill county, Nevada.
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Lat, Long: 39.28833, -118.14167
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Sol's Grub Stake MRDS details
Primary: Sol's Grub Stake
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site 3884
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: Sol Resnick
Years: 1986 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type: Contact Metamorphic
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Silicification
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Analytical Data: SAMPLE 3884 CHIPPED FROM CONTACT ZONE CONTAINS 3% FE, 0.3% MG, 2% CA, 0.3% TI, 500 PPM MN, 20 PPM B, 700 PPM BA, 10 PPM CO, 50 PPM CR, 10 PPM CU, 10 PPM NI, 30 PPM PB, 7 PPM SC, 700 PPM SR, 100 PPM V, 15 PPM Y, 150 PPM ZR.
Comment (Location): JUST N OF HIGHWAY 50 ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1972)
Comment (Development): SOL'S GRUBSTAKE CLAIM STAKED NOV, 1985 OVER EARLIER GRUBSTAKE #1 STAKED 8/5/81. UNKNOWN COMMODITY PROSPECTED.
Comment (Deposit): CONTACT ZONE WITH SOME SILICIFIED CHALCEDONIC QUARTZ WITH YELLOW OXIDES
Reference (Deposit): QUADE, JACK, 23 SEP 86, NBMG FIELD EXAMINATION AND SAMPLE ANALYSIS.
Reference (Deposit): USDI, BLM, 1986, MINING CLAIM RECORDS AND FILES.
Reference (Deposit): NBMG BULL 83, 1974, PL. 1.
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.