The Section 17 Prospects is a copper mine located in Lyon county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,000 feet.
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Elevation: 5,000 Feet (1,524 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Copper
Lat, Long: 38.90306, -119.21306
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Section 17 Prospects MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Section 17 Prospects
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous
|Comment: NUMEROUS WIDELY SPACED PITS AND ADITS WITHIN SECTION 17|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: MOORE, J. G., 1969 , MINERAL RESOURCE MAP OF LYON, DOUGLAS, AND ORMSBY CO., NEV. BUREAU OF MINES, BULL. 75