The Brady Hot Springs is a geothermal mine located in Churchill county, Nevada at an elevation of 4,121 feet.
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Elevation: 4,121 Feet (1,256 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.7867, -119.01220
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Brady Hot Springs MRDS details
Primary: Brady Hot Springs
Secondary: Springer's Hot Springs
Secondary: Fernley Hot Springs
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Geothermal
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): SURFACE TEMP.= 98 C., SUBSURFACE TEMP.= 214 C. SEVERAL FORMER SPRINGS DISCHARGED ABOUT 200 LPM FROM SMALL AREA OF SINTER/ SEVERAL WELLS/ 214 C REPORTED IN 1500M WELL/ CALCULATED DISCHARGE ABOUT 2700 LPM. KGRA= 19,020 ACRES/ SECS. 1-4, 9-16, 21-27, T22N., R.26E/ SECS. 34-36, T23N., R26E., SECS 6-8, 17-19, 30, T22N., R27E., SEC 31, T23N., R27E.
Reference (Deposit): USGS CIRC 762, 1975, P. 16-17.
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, BULL. 83, 1974, P. 55.
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OF MINES REPORT NO.21, 1974, P.1-12
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 492, 1965, P.34
Reference (Deposit): NORTHERN NEVADA & NORTHWESTERN UTAH, P. 60, 63.
Reference (Deposit): SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO., 1964, MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, VOL. 1 -
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.