Topaz Lake

The Topaz Lake is a molybdenum 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: Topaz Lake  

State:  Nevada

County:  Douglas

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 38.6, -119.40830

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Satelite image of the Topaz Lake

Topaz Lake MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Topaz Lake
Secondary: Risue Canyon


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum
Tertiary: Tungsten


Location

State: Nevada
County: Douglas


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

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Workings

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Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: 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

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

Comment (Names): POSSIBLY SAME AS SWEETWATER DEPOSIT IN LYON COUNTY.


References

Reference (Deposit): NEV BUR OFMINES AND GEOL., REPORT 2, 1962, P.9