Dixie

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10149250
MAS/MILS ID 0320090025
Record type Site
Current site name Dixie
Alternate or previous names Tin Horn Claim

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.17511, 37.70465 (WGS84)
Elevation 1884
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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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 003 S 043 E 05 C N2SE Nevada

Comments on the location information

  • LOCATED ON WEST SLOPE OF PREBLE MTN, GOLDFIELD MINING DIST.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.17511, 37.70465

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name Goldfield District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320090025

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    RANSOM, F. L., 1909, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF GOLDFIELD,

  • Deposit

    NEVADA: USGS PROF. PAPER 66, P. 130, PLATE 1, NO. 320.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 04-MAR-1992 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines