Gold Prospect 4

The Gold Prospect 4 is a 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: Gold Prospect 4  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 38.92667, -119.59556

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Gold Prospect 4 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Gold Prospect 4
Secondary: NBMG Sample Site # 3456


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Gardnerville


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

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Jurassic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Workings): OLD PROSPECT CUTS FOLLOW STRIKE OF THE VEIN, 2 NEW BULLDOZER CUTS (TRENCHES ABOUT 100 FT LONG & 12 FT WIDE).

Comment (Geology): PARALLEL & INTERSECTING VEINS RANGE FROM 1-4 INCHES THICK AND FOLLOW FRACTURES & FOLIATION PLANES IN THE ARGILLITE. FOLIATION IS N50W & DIPS 30 NE. AREA OF VEINING IS ABOUT 4 FT. WIDE & IS SHEETED. VUGGY VEINS ARE 2 TO 3 INCHES APART WITHIN THE ZONE & HAVE LARGE BOXWORKS AFTER PYRITE (1/4 TO 12 INCHES ACROSS).

Comment (Deposit): OLD PROSPECT CUT EXPOSES A BRECCIATED, MILKY WHITE QUARTZ VEIN (WHICH IS MANGANESE AND IRON-OXIDE STAINED) CUTTING META-ARGILLITE. THE VEIN IS ABOUT 1 FOOT THICK, STRIKES N-S AND IS VERTICAL.


References

Reference (Deposit): TINGLEY, J.V., NBMG SAMPLE SITE # 3456 VISIT, DEC.16,1988