Kendall Mine

Past Producer in Esmeralda county in Nevada, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10044569
MRDS ID M232067
Record type Site
Current site name Kendall Mine

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -117.22785, 37.74189 (WGS84)
Elevation 1719
Relative position ON THE NORTH END OF MORENA RIDGE
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Esmeralda

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 002S 042E 26 Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Ore
Barite Gangue
Limonite Gangue
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic) > Pyroclastic Rock > Tuff
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Pliocene
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic) > Felsic Volcanic Rock > Rhyolite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -117.22785, 37.74189

Geologic structures

Type of structure Local
Structure description A Fault Seperates The Sandstorm Rhyolite And The Kendall Tuff.

Ore body information

  • General form SMALL IRREGULAR BUNCHES

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 Goldfield District

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Goldfield Kendall Mining Co.

Comments on the production information

  • TOTAL PRODUCTION IN 1905 WAS $100,000.

Comments on the workings information

  • WORKINGS CONSIST OF A 200 FT SHAFT WITH LEVELS AT 60, AND 100 FEET.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M232067

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    RANSOME, F.L., 1909, THE GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF GOLDFIELD, NEVADA: USGS PP 66, P. 237-238

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-1981 Wong, George (Roberts, Ralph) U.S. Geological Survey