Duval Prospects

The Duval Prospects is a gold mine located in Douglas county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,699 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: Duval Prospects  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation: 6,699 Feet (2,042 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 38.85, -119.58639

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Duval Prospects MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Duval Prospects
Secondary: Section 2 Prospects
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site # 3485


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Arsenic
Tertiary: Antimony
Tertiary: Iron


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Gardnerville


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Silicification


Rocks

Name: Andesite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Deposit): CUT ALONG HILL EXPOSES AT LEAST 6 SHEAR ZONES IN ABOUT 400 FT. ONLY ONE DISPLAYS VEIN MATERIAL ABOUT 4 IN. WIDE. A 5 FT. WIDE SHEAR ZONE STRIKES NS AND DIPS 70E.

Comment (Workings): SEVERAL CUTS & PROSPECT PITS ON POINT OF HILL.

Comment (Commodity): NO SULFIDES SEEN


References

Reference (Deposit): HILL, J. M., 1915 , SOME MINING DISTRICTS IN NE CALIF. AND NW NEV., USGS, BULL. 594 .

Reference (Deposit): TINGLEY, J. V., NBMG SAMPLE # 3485 SITE VISIT, APRIL 12, 1989.