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Chisholm Mine

The Chisholm Mine is a lead mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,998 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Chisholm Mine  

State:  Nevada

County:  Lincoln

Elevation: 6,998 Feet (2,133 Meters)

Commodity: Lead

Lat, Long: 37.9339, -114.48530

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Chisholm Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Chisholm Mine
Secondary: Alliance
Secondary: Old Times
Secondary: Chisholm
Secondary: Blue Eagle
Secondary: Whale


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Nevada
County: Lincoln
District: Pioche District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): NV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 73, 1970, TABLE 10, P. 132

Reference (Deposit): MAP NO. 4.

Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY MISC. FIELD STUDIES MAP MF-136, 1958,


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.