Last Dollar Claim

The Last Dollar Claim is a copper, gold, and silver 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: Last Dollar Claim  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Copper, Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 38.78361, -119.53611

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Satelite image of the Last Dollar Claim

Last Dollar Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Last Dollar Claim
Secondary: NBMG # 4058 & #4059


Commodity

Primary: Copper
Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver


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

Form: SEDIMENTARY ROCK AND HORNFELS


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Gossan And Skarn Gossan Lenses And Clots Along The Bedding Plane.Lenses Formed From The Magnetite


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Magnetite
Gangue: Garnet


Comments

Comment (Location): DOUBLE SPRINGS 7-1/2 : QUAD SHEET

Comment (Development): NOTICE ON CLAIM DATES TO 1920'S ; ECON.COM: NONE

Comment (Deposit): OUTCROP IS ABOUT TWO FEET WIDE AND IS COVERED BY COLLUVIUM ALONG THE STRIKE.

Comment (Workings): TWO SMALL PROSPECT PITSON THE GOSSAN OUTCROP.

Comment (Deposit): SAMPLE # 4058 FROM LOWER PROSPECT, # 4059 FROM UPPER PROSPECT.

Comment (Geology): LENSES OF CARBONATE ROCK HAVE BEEN CHANGED TO SKARN. STRINGS OF PALE GARNET(AMBER) OCCUR ALONG THE BEDDING PLANES IN THE SKARN WITH SOME WHITE QUARTZ. SOME OF THE GARNET IS ZONED. SKARN CROPS OUT OF THE TOP PROSPECT,MASSIVE GOSSAN IN METAVOLCANIC ROCK CROPS OUT OF THE LOWER PROSPECT.


References

Reference (Deposit): TELLURIDE CLAIMS, MOUNTAIN HOUSE MINING DISTRICT,DOUGLAS COUNTY, TINGLEY SITE VISIT 6-13-89, NBMG UNPUBLISHED MINING DISTRICT FILES (TINGLEY FILES)