The Easy Junior Mine is a gold mine located in White Pine county, Nevada.
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Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 39.1814, -115.66440
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Easy Junior Mine MRDS details
Primary: Easy Junior Mine
County: White Pine
Type: Located Claim
Owner Name: Alta Gold Co.
Company ID: 2602090
Home Office: Nevada
Info Year: 1989
Description: Gold Production 4934 Tr Oz
Description: Gold Production 12396 Tr Oz
Description: Gold Production 23589 Tr Oz
Description: Gold Production 11580 Tr Oz
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Plant
Plant Type: Leach
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Open Pit
Milling Method: Heap Leach-Merrill-Crowe
Year First Production: 1989
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 (Production): MINE IS DEPLETED. HEAP LEACH WILL BE IN OPERATION THROUGH 1996. CURRENTLY UNDERGOING EXPLORATION FOR MORE RESERVES. MINING WAS COMPLETED IN THE THIRD QUARTER OF 1994, BUT GOLD PRODUCTION WILL CONTINUE DURING 1996. EASY JUNIOR INCLUDES THE DECKER FLATS DEPOSIT WHICH IS BEING EXPLORED AS OF 1996 AND NIGHTHAWK RIDGE WHICH IS PRODUCING.
Reference (Deposit): COMPANIES, P242.
Reference (Deposit): RANDON MINES DIRECTORY, 1996/1997, U.S. MINES & MINING
Reference (Deposit): P. 15.
Reference (Deposit): NEV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. SPECIAL PUBLICATION 10, 1990,
Reference (Reserve-Resource): 1995/96, NEVADA MINES DIRECTORY, PP. 1, 29.
Reference (Production): ALTA GOLD CO. 1996 FORM 10-K REPORT, P12.
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.