The Bradshaw Property is a copper mine located in Churchill county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,600 feet.
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Elevation: 5,600 Feet (1,707 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.93972, -118.03361
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Bradshaw Property MRDS details
Primary: Bradshaw Property
District: Table Mountain District
Land ownership: Private
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Altered Diorite
Analytical Data: SEAMS CONTAIN 7-10% FE AND 0.15-0.7 % CU
Comment (Location): IN UPPER PART OF WHITE ROCK CANYON ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :(1972)
Comment (Deposit): WORKINGS EXPLORE ALTERED DIORITE CUT BY IRREGULAR SEAMS OF QUARTZ THAT CONTAIN ABUNDANT PYRITE AND SMALL AMOUNTS OF CHALCOPYRITE.
Comment (Workings): SEVERAL TRENCHES AND SHORT ADITS
Reference (Deposit): WILLDEN AND SPEED, 1974, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF CHURCHILL COUNTY, NEVADA: NBMG BULL. 83, P.84
Reference (Deposit): PAGE, 1965, PRELIMINARY GEOLOGIC MAP OF A PART OF THE STILLWATER RANGE, CHURCHILL COUNTY, NEVADA: NBMG MAP 28.
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.