The Treasure Hill Claim #1211 is a gold and silver mine located in Churchill county, Nevada at an elevation of 4,350 feet.
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Elevation: 4,350 Feet (1,326 Meters)
Commodity: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 39.44611, -118.12944
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Treasure Hill Claim #1211 MRDS details
Primary: Treasure Hill Claim #1211
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site 3919
District: Wonder District
Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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Owner Name: Mc Quiddy, Harrold H.
Home Office: 505 N. Arrowhead, San Bernardino, Ca 92401
Years: 1986 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Contact Metamorphic
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous
Analytical Data: SAMPLE 3919 FROM CONTACT ZONE CONTAINED 1.5% FE, 0.1% MG, 0.2% CA, 0.2% TI, 200 PPM MN, 1 PPM AG, 700 PPM BA, 1.5 PPM BE, 20 PPM CU, 20 PPA LA, 70 PPM PB, 15 PPM V, 15 PPM Y, 200 PPM ZR.
Comment (Workings): OLD SHAFT AND TRENCH
Comment (Deposit): SHAFT WAS SUNK ALONG A CONTACT BETWEEN MESOZOIC SEDIMENTS AND VOLCANICS (OR INTRUSIVE DACITE), MINERALIZATION INCLUDES MINOR EPIDOTE & PYRITE.
Comment (Location): ACCESSIBLE ON FOOT 2 MILES EAST OF DIXIE VALLEY ROAD ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1972)
Comment (Development): OLD WORKINGS, ORIGINAL ACCESS WAS PROBABLY FROM ENE, OR SOUTH FROM RED TOP GULCH.
Reference (Deposit): NBMG BULL 83, 1974, PL. 1
Reference (Deposit): QUADE, JACK, 6 OCT 86, NBMG FIELD EXAMINATION REPORT AND SAMPLE ANALYSIS.
Reference (Deposit): USDI, 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.