The Jon Nos 1-101 is a gold mine located in Esmeralda county, Nevada at an elevation of 7,907 feet.
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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.
Elevation: 7,907 Feet (2,410 Meters)
Lat, Long: 37.8772, -118.25080
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Jon Nos 1-101 MRDS details
Primary: Jon Nos 1-101
Land ownership: National Forest
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: U.S. Steel Corp.
Home Office: Salt Lake City, Ut 84108
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): POINT OF REFERENCE IS CENTER SEC 36 ( JON 56) JON CLAIMS
Reference (Deposit): EXTEND THROUGH SEC 25,35,36 IN RANGE 33 & SEC 30,31 IN R.34
Reference (Deposit): COVERING MANY OLDER TRENCHES AND PITS, THE F & L MINE AND
Reference (Deposit): OLDER CLAIMS OF KOLLSMAN MINERAL AND CHEMICAL CORPORATION
Reference (Deposit): ( B & B MINE PROPERTIES). IN 1975 MOST OF THIS AREA WAS
Reference (Deposit): INCLUDED IN EARTH SCIENCES INC POTASSIUM ( ALUNITE)
Reference (Deposit): PROSPECTING PERMIT APPLICATION KNOWN AS THE MTC PROPERTY.
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.