The Hardy Vein is a gold mine located in Lander county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,680 feet.
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Elevation: 6,680 Feet (2,036 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.4692, -117.07920
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Hardy Vein MRDS details
Primary: Hardy Vein
Secondary: Crow Canyon
Secondary: Cliffs Last Hope
Secondary: Aunty Tom
Secondary: Hardy Mine
Secondary: Hardy Vein, Patent, Claim
Secondary: Anty Tom
Secondary: Hardy and Dickman
District: Reese River District
Land ownership: National Forest
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.
Type: Located Claim
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): EX. DOC. NO. 207, PLATES 130 AND 135.
Reference (Deposit): HOUSE OF REPRESETATIVES, 41ST CONGRESS, 2ND SESSION,
Reference (Deposit): STATES AND TERRITORIES WEST OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS:
Reference (Deposit): RAYMOND, P.W., 1870, STATISTICS OF MINES AND MINING ON THE
Reference (Deposit): NEVADA BUREAU OF MINES & GEOLOGY BULLETIN 88, 1977, P. 93.
Reference (Deposit): PLATE 4.
Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 997, 1953, P. 118, 123,
Reference (Deposit): TOIYABE NATIONAL FOREST.
Reference (Deposit): PART OF THE TOIYABE RANGE, NEVADA, ADMINISTERED AS
Reference (Deposit): UNPULBISHED REPORT, AREAS OF DEVELOPMENT INTEREST IN THAT
Reference (Deposit): PLATE XI.
Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 594, 1915, P. 112-113,
Reference (Deposit): EX. DOC. NO. 207, P. 116.
Reference (Deposit): HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, 43RD CONGRESS, 2ND SESSION
Reference (Deposit): RAYMOND, R.W., 1872, STATISITCS OF MINES AND MINING OF THE
Reference (Deposit): REPRESENTATIVES, 38TH CONGRESS, P. 84.
Reference (Deposit): MINERAL RESROUCES OF THE UNITED STATES, HOUSE OF
Reference (Deposit): BROWNE, J.R. AND RAYLOR, J.W., 1867, REPORTS UPON 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.