Southern Nevada Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10208329
MRDS ID M031013
MAS/MILS ID 0320030205
Record type Site
Current site name Southern Nevada Mine
Alternate or previous names Spokane Mine
Related records 10037143

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -114.92302, 35.48421 (WGS84)
Elevation 1109
Location accuracy 500(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 028 S 063 E 27 NE Nevada


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -114.92302, 35.48421

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 Searchlight

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 0320030205
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M031013 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    NEV. BUREAU OF MINES BULLETIN 62, 1965, P. 202.

  • Deposit

    U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULL. 906-D, 1939, P. 174-176.

  • Deposit

    U.S. BUREAU OF MINES INFORM. CIRC. 6964, 1937, P. 75.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 18-FEB-93 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines