The Ebony Queen Mine is a mine located in Clark county, Nevada at an elevation of 3,002 feet.
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Elevation: 3,002 Feet (915 Meters)
Lat, Long: 35.9906, -114.86640
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Ebony Queen Mine MRDS details
Primary: Ebony Queen Mine
Secondary: Ebony King
District: Las Vegas
Land ownership: National Recreation 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.
Type: Located Claim
Owner Name: Miller, Howard
Info Year: 1946
Owner Name: Ray Sailor
Home Office: Nevada
Info Year: 1946
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1939
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Sonoran Desert
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): SAMPLED BY BUMINES IN 1946 - DATA IN DEPOSIT FILE
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR MINES BULL.62, 1965, P.199
Reference (Deposit): USBM IC 6964, 1937, P. 56.
Reference (Deposit): USBM RI 5446, 1959, TABLE 1, P. 4.
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.