Congo Tunnel

Prospect in Nye county in Nevada, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10222433
MAS/MILS ID 0320230779
Record type Site
Current site name Congo Tunnel

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.15621, 37.69245 (WGS84)
Elevation 1740
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Nye

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 003 S 043 E 09 SWSENE Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.15621, 37.69245

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320230779

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    RANSOM, F. L., 1909, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF GOLDFIELD,

  • Deposit

    NEVADA: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROF. PAPER 66, PLATE 1,

  • Deposit

    NO. 325.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 28-FEB-89 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines