The Eagle is a gold mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 4,961 feet.
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Elevation: 4,961 Feet (1,512 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.3319, -118.10250
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Eagle MRDS details
Secondary: Bonanza King Mine
Secondary: Lady Mary
District: Spring Valley
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): RPT), P. 553
Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 414, 1909, P. 36-37
Reference (Deposit): USGS GEOL. MAP, GQ-820, 1969, 1/62,500
Reference (Deposit): USBM INFORM CIRC 6902, 1936, P. 18
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 610, 1968, P. 197
Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1356, 1973, PP. 80-81
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OF MINES BULL 89, 1977, P. 90-91, PL. 2A
Reference (Deposit): 1938, MAP SCALE: 1:8,180
Reference (Deposit): BOLDT RANGE, PERSHING COUNTY, NEVADA: M.S., CORNELL UNIV.,
Reference (Deposit): CAMPBELL, DONALD F., GEOLOGY OF THE BONANZA KING MINE, HUM-
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.