Big Bertha

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10222387
MAS/MILS ID 0320150443
Record type Site
Current site name Big Bertha

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -117.13925, 40.5291 (WGS84)
Elevation 1859
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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 28 C Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -117.13925, 40.5291

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-Underground
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 0320150443

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    NEV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 88, 1977, TABLE 13,

  • Deposit

    P. 68.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-JUL-1993 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines