Buzzard Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10149619
MAS/MILS ID 0320150092
Record type Site
Current site name Buzzard Mine
Alternate or previous names Cyclone, Republic

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.10954, 40.5405 (WGS84)
Elevation 1935
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Lander

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 031 N 043 E 23 W2SWSW Nevada


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.10954, 40.5405

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Mining district

District name Battle Mountain District

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 0320150092

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF. PAPER 459B, 1965, P.B 53, PLATE 3

  • Deposit

    NEV. BUR. OF MINES BULL. 88, 1969, P. 68

  • Deposit

    USBM INFORM CIRC 7043, 1939, PP. 26-28

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 14-NOV-83 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines