The Nob Hill Group is a gold and silver mine located in Clark county, Nevada.
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Commodity: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 35.68472, -114.84917
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Nob Hill Group MRDS details
Primary: Nob Hill Group
Secondary: Combination Mine
Secondary: Rich Hill
Secondary: Silver Legion
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: Sonoran Desert
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: Dip Of The Veins Is To The South, Ranging 70 - 90 Deg.
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Comment (Production): PRODUCTION FROM EACH MINE ESTIMATED AT GREATER THAN $100,000 ( 1907 ). COMBINATION MINE PRODUCED $150,000 .
Comment (Workings): NONE OF THE WORKINGS WERE GREATER THAN 100 FEET DEEP.
Comment (Geology): ORES ARE IN EW TRENDING VEINS WITH QUARTZ AND PARTLY METASOMATICALLY ALTERED GNEISS OR SCHIST.
Comment (Deposit): NOB HILL GROUP INCLUDES: RICH HILL MINE, COMBINATION MINE, SILVERLEGION MINE. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Reference (Production): LONGWELL, C. R., ETAL, 1965 ; P. 181 .
Reference (Deposit): LONGWELL, C. R., PAMPEYAN, E. H., BOWYER, B., ROBERTS, R. J., 1965 , GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF CLARK COUNTY NEV. BUREAU OF MINES BULL. 62 , P. 181 .
Reference (Deposit): RANSOME, F. L., 1907 , PRELIMINARY ACCOUNT OF GOLDFIELD, BULLFROG & OTHER MINING DISTRICTS OF SOUTHERN NEV. USGS BULL. 303 P. 76 .
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.