The Codd Mine is a tungsten mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,499 feet.
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Elevation: 6,499 Feet (1,981 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.77528, -118.14222
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Codd Mine MRDS details
Primary: Codd Mine
District: Mill City District
Land ownership: Private
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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Physiographic Detail: Basin And Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Model Name: W skarn
Description: Stank Fault
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic
Comment (Commodity): OUTCROPS OF CODD ORE BODIES WERE OF GOOD GRADE, AND SOME ORE ESTIMATED TO CONTAIN 1 % W03 REMAINS ON MINE DUMPS.
Comment (Workings): THE MINE CONSISTS OF DO OLD SHAFT AND ADIT MOST OF THE ORE WAS REMOVED THROUGH THE STANK WORKINGS
Comment (Deposit): CODD MINE CONSISTS OF AN OLD SHAFT AND ADIT. LITTLE ORE WAS MINED THROUGH THESE, MOST ORE HAVING BEEN REMOVED THROUGH THE LOWER STANK WORKINGS. THE CODD MINE IS ON THE STANK BED ON THE SOUTHERN END OF THE STANK MINE. SOUTH OF THE CODD THE STANK BED IS CUT AND OFFSET BY THE STANK FAULT. THE CODD IS PART OF THE SAME BELT AS THE HUMBOLDT, SPRINGER AND STANK MINES. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT
Reference (Deposit): TINGLEY, J.V., 1973, UNPUBLISHED REPORT
Reference (Deposit): STAGER, H. K., IN PREP, NBMG BULL ON TUNGSTEN IN NEVADA.
Reference (Deposit): KERR, 1946, TUNGSTEN MINERALIZATION IN THE UNITED STATES: GSA MEMOIR 15
Reference (Deposit): KERR, 1934, TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS NEAR MILL CITY, NEVADA: NEVADA: NBMG BULL. 21
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.