Glenco Property

The Glenco Property is a gold and silver mine located in White Pine county, Nevada.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Glenco Property  

State:  Nevada

County:  White Pine

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.69417, -114.22528

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Glenco Property MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Glenco Property
Secondary: Well Annie
Secondary: Glencoe Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver
Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Lead


Location

State: Nevada
County: White Pine
District: Eagle (Pleasant Valley, Kern, Regan Red Hills, Tungtonia) District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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.


Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1880
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

Form: TABULAR


Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

Ore: Enargite
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Comment (Development): WORKED IN EARLY 1880'S. CURRENT DEVELOPMENT WORK IN 1980

Comment (Deposit): QUARTZ VEIN IN GRANITE NEAR A LIMESTONE CONTACT ORE MINERALS

Comment (Workings): 100-FT TUNNEL, 70 FT WINZE UNDER WATER IN 1916

Comment (Location): 14 CLAIMS NEAR GLENCO SPRINGS ON WEST SIDE OF KERN MOUNTAINS ; INFO FROM LAND.ST :1972


References

Reference (Deposit): TERRA DATA, 1980, A MINERAL INVENTORY OF THE SCHELL RESOURCE AREA ELY DISTRICT, NEVADA. FOR BLM.

Reference (Deposit): LINCOLN, F.C., 1923, MINING DISTRICTS AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF NEVADA: NEVADA NEWSLETTER PUBLISHING CO., RENO, NEV.

Reference (Deposit): HILL, J.M., 1916, USGS BULL 648, P. 204-205

Reference (Deposit): USBM, 1983, MILS DATA


Nevada Gold

Gold Districts of Nevada

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.