The Atlanta Gold Property is a silver and gold mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,562 feet.
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Elevation: 6,562 Feet (2,000 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Gold
Lat, Long: 38.4661, -114.32190
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Atlanta Gold Property MRDS details
Primary: Atlanta Gold Property
Secondary: Atlanta Mine & Mill 0320170169
District: Carlin Trend
Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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Type: Located Claim
Owner Name: Golden Chief Resources Inc.
Home Office: Canada
Info Year: 1997
Years: 1997 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Plant
Plant Type: Leach
Plant Subtype: Hydromet
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Open Pit
Milling Method: Heap Leach-Merrill-Crowe
Discovery Year: 1906
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): THIS PROPERTY INCLUDES THE PAST PRODUCING ATLANTA MINE & MILL MAS SEQ# 0320170169: GOLDEN CHIEF PLANS TO EXPLOR TO A DISTANCE OF ONE MILE TO THE SOUTH AND SOUTH EAST OF THE ORIGINAL ATLANTA PIT, IN 1997.
Reference (Deposit): THE NORTHERN MINER, JUNE 3, 1996, P AB6.
Reference (Deposit): RESOURCES INC.".
Reference (Deposit): AMERICAN MINES HANDBOOK, 1997, PP. 127, 128, "GOLDEN CHIEF
Reference (Deposit): COMPANIES, P 228, "ATLANTA MINE & MILL".
Reference (Deposit): RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY, 1996/97, U.S. MINES AND MINING
Reference (Deposit): COMPANIES, P 305, "ATLANTA MINE & MILL".
Reference (Deposit): RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY, 1994/95, U.S. MINES AND MINING
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.