Prospect

The Prospect is a mine located in Nevada county, California.

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: Prospect  

State:  California

County:  Nevada

Elevation:

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 39.33, -120.54500

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Satelite image of the Prospect

Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Copper
Tertiary: Cobalt


Location

State: California
County: Nevada


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

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Cobaltite


Comments

Comment (Reserve-Resource): RESERVES UNKNOWN; PROBABLY UNDEVELOPED; STUDY NEEDED (?)

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: IN RATTLESNAKE CREEK, ABOUT SOUTH OF SIGNAL PEAK, COPPER PYRITE OCCURS ACCOMPANIED BY COBALTITE, CHIEFLY AS IMPREGNATIONS IN A GNEISSOID SCHIST.


References

Reference (Deposit): LINDGREN, W., 1900, USGS GEOL. ATLAS, FOLIO 66

Reference (Reserve-Resource): UNPUBLISHED CO REPORT