Unnamed Adit

The Unnamed Adit is a gold 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: Unnamed Adit  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 38.69306, -119.50972

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Unnamed Adit MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Unnamed Adit
Secondary: NBMG # 4435


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Mountain House


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

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

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Vuggy Limonite


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): ACCESS IS LIMITED BY A HUNTING AND FISHING CLUB, AND BY THE PARK SERVICE HANDLING CAMPING AT TOPAZ LAKE.

Comment (Development): UNKNOWN ; ECON.COM: UNKNOWN,HOWEVER THERE IS A MILL AND TAILINGS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE HILL.

Comment (Workings): A VERY OLD ADIT NO ROAD AND GREATLY RESTRICTED ACCESS

Comment (Geology): ADIT UNDERCUTS AN OUTCROP OF VUGGY LIMONITE STAINED QUARTZ HOSTED IN META-VOLCANICS. OTHER SIMILAR PROSPECTS OCCUR IN META-SEDIMENTS IN THE VICINITY OF THE MILL.


References

Reference (Deposit): TELLURIDE CLAIMS, MOUNTAIN HOUSE MINING DISTRICT,DOUGLAS COUNTY, QUADE SITE VISIT 7-12-89, NBMG UNPUBLISHED MINING DISTRICT FILES (TINGLEY FILES)