North Section 27 Prospects

The North Section 27 Prospects is a mine located in Douglas county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,401 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: North Section 27 Prospects  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation: 6,401 Feet (1,951 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 38.61611, -119.39472

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North Section 27 Prospects MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: North Section 27 Prospects
Secondary: Section 27 Adits
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site #4298


Commodity

Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Tungsten


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Wellington


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
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 indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


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

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Scheelite
Ore: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Workings): MULTIPLE ADITS NORTH OF ARROWHEAD MINE PROBABLE CLAIM EXTENSION OF SAID MINE. A LINE OF CROSS-CUT ADITS TREND SOUTHWEST ALONG THE WEST SIDE OF RISUE CANYON.

Comment (Geology): THE DUMPS ASSOCIATED WITH THE CAVED WORKINGS ARE MOSTLY REPLACEMENT ORE HIGH IN PYRITE BUT CONTAINING SOME SCHEELITE. NO SKARN WAS OBSERVED ON ANY OF THE DUMPS.

Comment (Deposit): ACTIVE GOLD EXPLORATION IN AREA DURING 1978. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT


References

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): NORTH SECTION 27 PROSPECTS, WELLINGTON DISTRICT, DOUGLAS COUNTY, QUADE, JACK SAMPLE SITE #4298 VISIT, 7/10/89, NEVADA BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY MINING DISTRICT FILES (TINGLEY FILES).