Section 1/2 Prospect

The Section 1/2 Prospect is a copper 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: Section 1/2 Prospect  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Copper

Lat, Long: 38.84944, -119.58556

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Section 1/2 Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Section 1/2 Prospect
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site #3484


Commodity

Primary: Copper


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Gardnervile


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


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: PODS


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Silicification


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Limonite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Deposit): ZONE STRIKES N30E, DIPS 70NE AND IS 2 FT. WIDE AT PORTAL. ROCKS ON THE DUMP CONTAIN VEIN FRAGMENTS ABOUT 1 FT. THICK.

Comment (Workings): CAVED ADIT, MAY BE OPEN BEYOND FIRST FEW FT. OF COVERED GROUND.

Comment (Geology): SHEAR ZONE CONTAINS PODS OF LENTICULAR, VUGGY, WHITE VEIN QUARTZ WITH LIMONITE COATINGS ALONG FRACTURE SURFACES.


References

Reference (Deposit): TINGLEY, J.V., NBMG SAMPLE SITE #3483 VISIT, APRIL 12, 1989