The Unnamed Shaft is a gold and silver mine located in Carson City county, Nevada.
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Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 39.14417, -119.68194
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Unnamed Shaft MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Unnamed Shaft
Secondary: NBMG # 3659
County: Carson City
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Alteration Text: Gossan -Like Iron
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic
|Comment: INCLINED SHAFT AND PROSPECTS. THE INCLINE WAS SUNK ON THE DIP SLOPE OF THE MARBLE|
|Comment: THE INCLINE MUST HAVE CUT BACK TO THE VEIN AT DEPTH BECAUSE THE VEIN MATERIAL ON THE DUMP CAME FROM THE FISSURE VEIN. THE VEIN MATERIAL CONSISTS OF IRON- STAINED HIGHLY OXIDIZED MATERIAL AND STRINGERS OF QUARTZ BRECCIA.|
|Comment: ACCESS TO THE AREA IS FROM BRUNSWICK CANYON|
|Comment: VEIN FOLLOWS A FAULT CONTACT BETWEEN A MARBLE AND A RECRYSTALLIZED TUFF.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: TELLURIDE CLAIMS, DELAWARE MINING DISTRICT,CARSON CITY COUNTY, QUADE SITE VISIT 5 -12-89,NBMG UNPUBLISHED MINING DISTRICT FILES (TINGLEY FILES)