The Pitch Claims is a uranium mine located in Lyon county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,749 feet.
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.
Elevation: 6,749 Feet (2,057 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 38.56667, -119.19167
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members. We are currently not accepting new Mines level members. Claims data may be served in a different format at a future date. Current Mines members will have this functionality supported for the duration of their membership.
Pitch Claims MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Pitch Claims
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: N 1/2 SECTION 9|
|Comment: BG = 0.02 MR/HR.; HIGH = 0.04 MR/HR.|
|Comment: 32 FT. INCLINED SHAFT, 6 FT. ADIT, DOZED BENCH|
|Comment: BIG CRYSTAL DEPOSIT. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: GARSIDE, L. J., 1973 , RADIOACTIVE MINERAL OCCURENCES IN NEVADA, NEV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, BULL. 81