Piri #3 Claim

The Piri #3 Claim is a tungsten mine located in Douglas county, Nevada.

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: Piri #3 Claim  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Tungsten

Lat, Long: 38.60389, -119.42333

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Satelite image of the Piri #3 Claim

Piri #3 Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Piri #3 Claim
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site #4300


Commodity

Primary: Tungsten


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Wellington


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Bill Kohlngous, John Locke


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Sierra Nevada


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Scheelite


Comments

Comment (Development): PRODUCTION UNKNOWN BUT THE PRESENCE OF A LOADING SHOOT INDICATES THERE MAY HAVE BEEN SOME.

Comment (Deposit): WORKINGS FOLLOW THE N70E IRREGULAR STRIKE BETWEEN META-SEDIMENTS AND DIORITE.

Comment (Workings): A SHAFT AND ADIT.

Comment (Geology): THE CONTACT ZONE HAS A SMALL AMOUNT OF SKARN EXPOSED WITH SOME VISIBLE SCHEELITE.

Comment (Deposit): VERY POOR ROAD WITH THE LAST MILE IN A NARROW STREAM CHANNEL.


References

Reference (Deposit): PIRI #3 CLAIM, WELLINGTON DISTRICT, DOUGLAS COUNTY, QUADE, JACK SAMPLE SITE #4300 VISIT, 7/10/89, NEVADA BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY MINING DISTRICT FILES (TINGLEY FILES)