The Deer Point Prospect is a silver mine located in Lander county, Nevada.
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Primary Mineral: Silver
Lat, Long: 39.37694, -117.01722
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Deer Point Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Deer Point Prospect
District: Birch Creek District
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: Veins Near Contact
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic
|Comment: SILVER-BEARING QUARTZ VEINS IN OR NEAR THE GRANITIC ROCKS|
|Comment: LESS THAN $5000 WAS PRODUCED TO 1969.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: STEWART, J.H., MCKEE, E.H., AND STAGER, H.K., 1977, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF LANDER COUNTY, NEVADA: NBMG BULL. 88