The Blackbird Tunnel is a copper mine located in Lander county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,250 feet.
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Elevation: 6,250 Feet (1,905 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Copper
Lat, Long: 40.6333, -117.07000
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Blackbird Tunnel MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Blackbird Tunnel
Secondary: Glasgow Western Copper Basin Claims
Land StatusLand ownership: Unknown
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: USGS BULL. 594, 1915, P. 78-79