The Valley View is a tungsten mine located in White Pine county, Nevada at an elevation of 7,999 feet.
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Elevation: 7,999 Feet (2,438 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Tungsten
Lat, Long: 39.6278, -114.92920
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Valley View MRDS details
Primary: Valley View
Secondary: Charles Hope Claims
Secondary: Antelope Claims
County: White Pine
Land ownership: Unknown
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Unknown
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): NEV BUR MIN BULL, 65, 1964, PP.155-161.
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR MIN BULL 85, 1976, P.54.
Reference (Deposit): US 88TH CONG, 2ND SESSION, SENATE DOC 497, 1964, PP.151-157.
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR MIN MAP 35, 1968.
Reference (Deposit): INTRMTN ASSOC PETRLM GEOL, 1960, PP.210-231.
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.