The Hollywood is a antimony mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 4,560 feet.
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Elevation: 4,560 Feet (1,390 Meters)
Lat, Long: 40.1483, -118.11920
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Hollywood MRDS details
Secondary: Antelope Springs
Secondary: A.D. Priester Mine
District: Antelope Springs District
Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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: Priester, Alma D.
Info Year: 1960
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1916
Discovery Year: 1864
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: M
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): GENERAL SIZE OF ORE BODY IS SMALL. STRIKE AND DIP: N35-60W ; 60-65NE.
Comment (Production): PRINCIPAL PERIOD OF PRODUCTION FROM THE HOLLYWOOD MINE WAS DURING WORLD WAR I.
Comment (Location): GENERAL LOCATION IS ABOUT 29 KM EAST OF LOVELOCK. ORE WAS SHIPPED TO AUSTIN, NEVADA, FOR MILLING IN 1967.
Reference (Deposit): PP.
Reference (Deposit): SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO., SAN FRANCISCO, CA, V. 1, 1964, 188
Reference (Deposit): NORTHWESTERN UTAH. SUM. OF GEOL. SURV. OF 1955-1961,
Reference (Deposit): OESTERLING. MINERALS FOR INDUSTRY, NORTHERN NEVADA AND
Reference (Deposit): 718. TISHLER, M. S., H. F. BONHAM, JR., AND W. A.
Reference (Deposit): BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULL. 61, 1963, 248 PP.
Reference (Deposit): 376. LAWRENCE, E. F. ANTIMONY DEPOSITS IN NEVADA. NV
Reference (Deposit): GEOLOGY BULLETIN 89, 1977, 115 PP.
Reference (Deposit): PERSHING COUNTY, NEVADA. NEVADA BUREAU OF MINES AND
Reference (Deposit): 329. JOHNSON, M. G. GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF
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.