Roosevelt Tunnel

The Roosevelt Tunnel is a gold mine located in Douglas county, Nevada at an elevation of 7,001 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.

Mine Info

Name: Roosevelt Tunnel  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation: 7,001 Feet (2,134 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 39.0853, -119.47970

Map: View on Google Maps


Satelite image of the Roosevelt Tunnel

Roosevelt Tunnel MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Roosevelt Tunnel
Secondary: Roosevelt


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas
District: Sunrise


Land Status

Land ownership: Unknown
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): MAP SHOWS CLAIMS (AND SOME WORKINGS) IN THE SUNRISE MINING DISTRICT. MOST OF THE CLAIMS ARE IN LYON COUNTY. NOTE: THE MAIN PORTAL OF THE ROOSEVELT TUNNEL MAY ALSO BE IN LYON COUNTY, BUT SHOWS ON CLAIM MAP AS JUST INSIDE DOUGLAS COUNTY.


References

Reference (Deposit): U.S. BUREAU OF MINES MINE MAP REPOSITORY (WFOC).