The Hutton is a silver and antimony mine located in Pershing county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,480 feet.
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Elevation: 6,480 Feet (1,975 Meters)
Commodity: Silver, Antimony
Lat, Long: 40.5172, -118.13560
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Hutton MRDS details
Secondary: Bloody Canyon
Secondary: Red Star
District: Candelaria District
Land ownership: Mixed
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: Metro-Dyne International,Inc.
Home Office: Nevada
Info Year: 1970
Owner Name: Hybert,L. Neal
Info Year: 1960
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1907
Discovery Year: 1868
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): GENERAL LOCATION:ABOUT 15 KM S OF IMLAY. GENERAL SIZE OF ORE BODY: SMALL
Comment (Production): THE BLOODY CANYON MINE IS SECOND IN PRODUCTION TO THE SUTHE- RLAND MINE IN SB PRODUCTION.PRIMARY PRODUCTION PERIODS: 1907 AND 1917 - 1921.
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
Reference (Deposit): V. 50, 1939, PP. 563-634.
Reference (Deposit): NORTHEASTERN HUMBOLDT RANGE, NEVADA. GEOL. SOC. AM. BULL.,
Reference (Deposit): 74. CAMERON, E. N. GEOLOGY AND MINERALIZATION OF THE
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.