Red Top Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10222524
MAS/MILS ID 0320150130
Record type Site
Current site name Red Top Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -116.81983, 40.41741 (WGS84)
Elevation 2012
Location accuracy 500(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 029 N 046 E 05 N2 Nevada


Commodity Importance
Bismuth Tertiary
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary
Tellurium Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -116.81983, 40.41741

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 Hilltop District

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320150130

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USBM INFORM CIRC 7043, 1939, PP.50-51.

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 1356, 1973, P.41-42.

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR OF MINES BULL 88, 1977, P.81.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 05-NOV-84 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines