Vail Canyon Placer

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10198156
MAS/MILS ID 0320150429
Record type Site
Current site name Vail Canyon Placer

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -117.05034, 40.6185 (WGS84)
Elevation 1722
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 032 N 044 E 29 NE Nevada


Commodity Importance
Gold Tertiary
Silver Primary

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -117.05034, 40.6185

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320150429

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPERS 459B,1965,PB88

Reporter information

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