Clementina Mine

Past Producer in Clark county in Nevada, United States with commodities Gold, Silver, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10037211
MRDS ID M031099
Record type Site
Current site name Clementina Mine
Related records 10246215

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -115.52278, 35.83639 (WGS84)
Elevation 1463
Relative position 5 MILES DUE WEST OF GOODSPRINGS, 12 MILES BY ROAD.
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Clark

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
024S 058E 30 Nevada

Comments on the location information

  • 3000 FEET SE OF KEYSTONE MINE.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Primary
Copper Secondary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chrysocolla Ore
Gold Ore
Malachite Ore
Silver Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Carbonate > Dolomite
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Devonian

Nearby scientific data

(1) -115.52278, 35.83639

Geologic structures

Type of structure Regional
Structure description Large Scale Overthrusting

Ore body information

  • Strike N 50 W
    Dip SW

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Shear Zone

Comments on the geologic information

  • GOLD FROM FERRUGINOUS CHERT SLIGHTLY STAINED WITH MALACHITE AND CHRYSOCOLLA IN LENSES AND IRREGULAR MASSES.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Goodsprings

Land status

Ownership category Private

Comments on the production information

  • PRODUCTION FROM 13 TONS OF ORE.

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 33.53M
    Overall depth 22.86M

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M031099

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    HEWETT, 1931 , GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF GOODSPRINGS QUAD., USGS PROF. PAPER 162 P. 107 .

  • Deposit

    LONGWELL, C. R., PAMPEYAN, E. H., BOWYER, B., ROBERTS, R. J., 1965 , GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF CLARK CO. NEV. BUR. OF MINES BULL. 62 P. 188 .

  • Production

    LONGWELL ETAL, 1965

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-APR-1979 Harner, Joy L. (Roberts, Ralph J.) U.S. Geological Survey