Delamar Wash Workings

The Delamar Wash Workings is a gold mine located in Lincoln county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,899 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: Delamar Wash Workings  

State:  Nevada

County:  Lincoln

Elevation: 5,899 Feet (1,798 Meters)

Commodity: Gold

Lat, Long: 37.4567, -114.76940

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Delamar Wash Workings MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Delamar Wash Workings
Secondary: Lucky Bar
Secondary: Monitor
Secondary: Delamar Mine
Secondary: Delamar
Secondary: Jim Crow
Secondary: Hog Pen
Secondary: Gold Cup


Commodity

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


Location

State: Nevada
County: Lincoln
District: Delamar (Ferguson) District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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.


Holdings

Type: Other
Type: Located Claim


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: L


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

Comment (Location): MINE AREA COVERS PARTS OF SEC 2 AS WELL. NEVADA BUEAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY FIELD EXAMINATION SITE, 1983, SITE #1755


References

Reference (Deposit): "DELAMAR", PP. 70-72, KEITH LONG.

Reference (Deposit): USGS NAT. ASSESSMENT DEPOSIT DATA BASE, 1995, #118,

Reference (Deposit): NV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 73, 1970, TABLE 14, P. 141

Reference (Deposit): NV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 30A, 1937, P. 50-58.


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.