North Butte Vein

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10246340
MAS/MILS ID 0320150216
Record type Site
Current site name North Butte Vein

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.10594, 40.5643 (WGS84)
Elevation 1737
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 031 N 043 E 14 SWSW Nevada


Commodity Importance
Lead Tertiary
Silver Primary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.10594, 40.5643

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type 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 0320150216

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 594, 1915, P.84.

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPER 459B, 1965, P.62.

  • Deposit


Reporter information

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