Battle Mountain (Tomboy - Minnie - Fortitude - Northeast Ext. - Iron Canyon - Midas - Phoenix)

Hydrothermal mineral deposit in Nevada, United States containing gold, silver

Geologic information

Country United States
State or province Nevada
Geographic location: -117.12, 40.53
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Commodity
Type details Gold skarn deposit
Deposit model Skarn, Au (18f)
Geologic map unit -117.12, 40.53
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Reference information

Citations Long and others (1998); Mutschler and others (1999); Tingley (2002); Newmont (2003)
References
Long, K.C., DeYoung, J.H., Jr., and Ludington, S.D., 1998, Database of significant deposits of gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc in the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-206, Part A: Database description and analysis, 60 p. and Part B: Excel spreadsheet and references.
Mutschler, F.E., Ludington, Steve, and Bookstrom, A.A., 1999, Giant porphyry-related metal camps of the world—a database: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-556, available online at http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of99-556/.
Tingley, J.V., 2002, Major precious-metal deposits, in the Mineral Industry of Nevada: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication MI-2002, p. 26-41.
Newmont, 2003, Information handbook 2003: Newmont Mining Corporation. ONLINE. Available: www.newmont.com/en/pdf/infohandbook/HB2003-Complete.pdf [February 16, 2004].