The Sutherland is a antimony mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,259 feet.
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Elevation: 5,259 Feet (1,603 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.2125, -118.25970
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Sutherland MRDS details
District: Black Knob District
Owner Name: Saga Exploration, Winnemucca, Nv
Company ID: 2600544
Home Office: Nevada
Info Year: 1976
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1870
Discovery Year: 1870
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Production): SUTHERLAND MINE IS REPORTED TO HAVE BEEN THE LARGEST SB PRODUCER IN NEVADA. MOST OF THE PRODUCTION WAS DURING WORLD WAR I.
Comment (Location): GENERAL LOCATION IS ABOUT 19 KM EAST OF LOVELOCK. NO MILL ON SITE.
Comment (Deposit): GENERAL SIZE OF ORE BODY IS SMALL.
Reference (Deposit): 46, NO. 3, 1951, PP. 267-310.
Reference (Deposit): 376. LAWRENCE, E. F. ANTIMONY DEPOSITS IN NEVADA. NV
Reference (Deposit): BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULL. 61, 1963, 248 PP.
Reference (Deposit): 683. STATE OF NEVADA. DIRECTORY OF NEVADA MINE OPERATIONS
Reference (Deposit): ACTIVE DURING CALENDAR YEAR 1975. DEP. IND. RELATIONS,
Reference (Deposit): DIV. OF MINE INSP., 1976, 70 PP.
Reference (Deposit): 718. TISHLER, M. S., H. F. BONHAM, JR., AND W. A.
Reference (Deposit): OESTERLING. MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, NORTHERN NEVADA AND
Reference (Deposit): NORTHWESTERN UTAH. SUM. OF GEOL. SURV. OF 1955-1961,
Reference (Deposit): SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CA, V. 1, 1964, 188
Reference (Deposit): PP.
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.