Columbia Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10197407
MRDS ID M031100
MAS/MILS ID 0320030022
Record type Site
Current site name Columbia Mine
Related records 10037212

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -115.47584, 35.8206 (WGS84)
Elevation 1460
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Clark

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 024 S 058 E 33 SWNWNE Nevada


Commodity Importance
Cobalt Tertiary
Copper Tertiary
Gold Tertiary
Silver Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Chalcocite Unknown
Chalcopyrite Unknown
Chrysocolla Unknown
Diopside Unknown
Iron Unknown
Malachite Unknown
Smaltite Unknown
Tenorite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -115.47584, 35.8206

Ore body information

  • Area 5HA
    Field Value
    Total Surface Area (HA) 5
    Date of Last Modification 910418

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery year 1880
Year of first production 1906

Mining district

District name Goodsprings District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner St. Antony Mining Co..
    Interest 100
    Home office Nevada
    Year 1975
  • Type Operator
    Owner Leonard R. Fayle ,Las Vegas Nev.
    Home office Nevada
    Year 1975

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320030022
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M031100 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPER 162 1931 P.121

General comments

Subject category Comment text

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 16-FEB-1993 Pierce, Paul A. U.S. Bureau of Mines