The Boston-Ely Group is a copper mine located in White Pine county, Nevada at an elevation of 7,320 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
Elevation: 7,320 Feet (2,231 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Copper
Lat, Long: 39.2672, -115.03670
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Boston-Ely Group MRDS details
Primary: Boston-Ely Group
County: White Pine
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR MIN BULL 85, 1976, TABLE 16, FIG 3.
Reference (Deposit): ROBINSON CANYON AND WHITE RIVER AND ABT 9 MI FROM ELY
Reference (Deposit): IN W PART OF ELY MIN DIST, SHORT DISTANCE BEYOND DIVIDE BETW
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF PAPER 96, 1917, PP.130 -132.
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.