Kirby Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10246824
MRDS ID M055241
MAS/MILS ID 0320030130
Record type Site
Current site name Kirby Mine
Related records 10040451

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -115.52304, 35.8253 (WGS84)
Elevation 1463
Location accuracy 10(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 024 S 058 E 30 SW Nevada


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Tertiary
Lead Primary
Mercury Tertiary
Silver Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -115.52304, 35.8253

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Year of first production 1908

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 0320030130
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M055241 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR MINES BULL 62 1965 P.192.

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPER 275 1956 P.144

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPER 162 1931 P.142-143.

  • Deposit

    USBM INFORM CIRC 8252, 1965, TABLE 24, P. 298.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-FEB-93 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines