Gardnerville Alpine Mill

The Gardnerville Alpine Mill is a tungsten and molybdenum mine located in Douglas county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,201 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: Gardnerville Alpine Mill  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation: 6,201 Feet (1,890 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Tungsten, Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 38.86667, -119.56667

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Satelite image of the Gardnerville Alpine Mill

Gardnerville Alpine Mill MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Gardnerville Alpine Mill


Commodity

Primary: Tungsten
Primary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Gardnerville, Eagle


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1956
Time Period: 1951-1956
Year: 1940
Time Period: 1937-1940


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: Porphyry Mo, low-F


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Powellite
Ore: Scheelite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): TACTITE IS IN DOLOSTONE. DEVELOPMENT IN 1940, BUT NO MORE ORE WAS FOUND ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT


References

Reference (Production): UNPUBLISHED DMEA COMMODITY SPECIALIST IN FORMATION; NBM BULL., STAGER, H.K. (IN PREP. JAN. 1984)

Reference (Deposit): NBM BULL, STAGER, H.K. (IN PREP JAN. 1984)

Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., AND TWETO, O.L., 1962, TUNGSTEN IN THE U.S., USGS MAP, MR-25.

Reference (Deposit): MOORE, J. G., 1969 , GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF LYON, DOUGLAS AND ORMSBY COUNTIES, NEV., NEVADA BUREAU OF MINES, BULLETIN 75 .

Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., UNPUBLISHED DATA.