Easy Junior Mine

The Easy Junior Mine is a gold mine located in White Pine county, Nevada.

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Mine Info

Name: Easy Junior Mine  

State:  Nevada

County:  White Pine

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.1814, -115.66440

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Easy Junior Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Easy Junior Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Nevada
County: White Pine


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Type: Other
Type: Patented
Type: Located Claim


Workings

Type: Surface


Ownership

Owner Name: Alta Gold Co.
Company ID: 2602090
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Nevada
Info Year: 1989


Production

Year: 1996
Description: Gold Production 4934 Tr Oz
Year: 1995
Description: Gold Production 12396 Tr Oz
Year: 1994
Description: Gold Production 23589 Tr Oz
Year: 1990
Description: Gold Production 11580 Tr Oz


Deposit

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:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

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.


References

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 Gold

Gold Districts of Nevada

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.