The Treasure Hill Claim #1417 is a silver and gold mine located in Churchill county, Nevada at an elevation of 4,501 feet.
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Elevation: 4,501 Feet (1,372 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Gold
Lat, Long: 39.49972, -118.08472
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Treasure Hill Claim #1417 MRDS details
Primary: Treasure Hill Claim #1417
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site 3913
Secondary: Red Bee #2 Claim
District: Wonder District
Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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Owner Name: Mc Daniel, Richard A. And Sandra A.
Home Office: 1121 Sommerset Lane, Newport Beach, Ca 92660
Years: 1986 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Model Name: Epithermal vein, Comstock
Description: Shear Zone
Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Silicification Of Host Rock & Volcanic Breccia
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Analytical Data: SAMPLE 3913 FROM THE DUMP CONTAINED 2% FE, 0.03% MG, 3% CA, 0.2% TI, 30 PPM MN, 5 PPM AG, 500 PPM BA, 1 PPM BE, 30 PPM CU, 20 PPM MO, 20 PPM PB, 20 PPM V, 10 PPM Y, 50 PPM ZR.
Comment (Location): ACCESSIBLE BY POOR ROADS EAST OF DIXIE VALLEY ROAD ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1972)
Comment (Development): NO ACTIVITY WHEN EXAMINED IN 1986; STAKED IN 1980; ASSESSMENT CURRENT (1986)
Comment (Deposit): WORKINGS WERE SUNK ON A SHEAR ZONE WHICH FOLLOWS A CONTACT ZONE BEARING N 35 W, 65 NE IN A VOLCANIC TUFF. SOME OF THE CONTACT ZONE CONSISTS OF A SILICIFIED VOLCANIC BRECCIA CONTAINING MINOR PYRITE.
Comment (Workings): SINGLE SHAFT ABOUT 75 FT DEEP.
Reference (Deposit): QUADE, JACK, 26 SEP 86, NBMG FIELD EXAMINATION AND SAMPLE ANALYSIS
Reference (Deposit): NBMG BULL 83, 1974, PL 1.
Reference (Deposit): USDI, BLM, MINING CLAIM RECORD.
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.