The NBMG Sample Site 3877 is a copper mine located in Churchill county, Nevada at an elevation of 4,560 feet.
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.
Elevation: 4,560 Feet (1,390 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.32417, -118.12833
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NBMG Sample Site 3877 MRDS details
Primary: NBMG Sample Site 3877
Secondary: Berg Claims
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: Clyde Berg And Earth Energy, Inc.
Years: 1986 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Analytical Data: SAMPLE 3877 FROM DUMP MATERIAL CONTAINS +20% FE, 5% MG, 1.5% CA, 0.003% TI, 1500 PPM MN, 3 PPM AG, 100 PPM B, 100 PPM CO, 7000 PPM CU, 30 PPM MO, 7 PPM NI, 50 PPM PB, 700 PPM SN, 15 PPM V, 50 PPM W, 10 PPM Y, 700 PPM ZN.
Comment (Development): BERG CLAIMS STAKED FROM 1964 TO 1974 AND HAVE BEEN MAINTAINED TO PRESENT (1986)
Comment (Workings): PROSPECT
Comment (Location): WEST SIDE OF CHALK MOUNTAIN ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1972)
Reference (Deposit): QUADE, JACK, 22 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.