The Arizona Mine is a silver mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,519 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
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: 6,519 Feet (1,987 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.4317, -118.14720
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Arizona Mine MRDS details
Primary: Arizona Mine
District: Unionville District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
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 (Location): ALSO IN W/2 SW/4 SW/4 SEC 27.
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OF MINES BULL.24,1935,P.10, 12, 72
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OF MINES BULL.65,1964,P.158
Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL.414,1909,P.38-40
Reference (Deposit): GAGE H.L.1941,LEAD-ZINC MINES OF NEVADA BPA (CONFID RPT)
Reference (Deposit): USGS GEOL MAP GQ-820,1969,1/62500
Reference (Deposit): USBM INFORM CIRC 6902 1936,P.46
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OF MINES BULL.789,1977,P.97-99, PL.2A
Reference (Deposit): GSA BULL VOL 50,1939,P. 594-599, PLS.1 & 2
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.