The Victorine Mine is a gold mine located in Lander county, Nevada at an elevation of 8,799 feet.
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Elevation: 8,799 Feet (2,682 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.2786, -117.16670
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Victorine Mine MRDS details
Primary: Victorine Mine
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.
Owner Name: Stirrup Creek Gold Inc.
Info Year: 1996
Owner Name: Verdstone Gold Corp.
Home Office: Canada
Info Year: 1996
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Plant
Plant Type: Leach
Plant Subtype: Precipitation
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
Comment (Location): THE MINING RECORD ARTICLELS LOCATE THIS PROPERTY IN NYE COUNTY NEVADA. THIS PROPERTY FILE HAS A MILS LOCATION IN LANDER COUNTY, WILL ASSUME THIS LOCATION IS OK TILL A BETTER LOCATION CAN BE ESTABLISHED.
Reference (Deposit): AMERICAN MINES HANDBOOK, 1996, P239.
Reference (Deposit): RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY 1994/95, U.S. MINES AND MINING
Reference (Deposit): THE MINING RECORD, JUNE 9, 1993, P19.
Reference (Deposit): THE MINING RECORD, FEB. 26, 1993, P1.
Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 594, 1915, PT.13.
Reference (Deposit): COMPANIES, P278.
Reference (Deposit): RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY 1996/97, U.S. MINES AND MINING
Reference (Deposit): COMPANIES, P357.
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.