Tiffin Mine

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10270156
MRDS ID M031136
MAS/MILS ID 0320030153
Record type Site
Current site name Tiffin Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -115.52664, 35.7761 (WGS84)
Elevation 1073
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 025 S 058 E 18 S2NWNW Nevada


Commodity Importance
Lead Tertiary
Silver Tertiary
Uranium Tertiary
Zinc Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -115.52664, 35.7761

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Year of first production 1912

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 0320030153
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M031136 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR MINES BULL 81 1973 P.33

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR MINES BULL 62 1965 P.198

  • Deposit


Reporter information

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