Bentley Mine

Past Producer in Lander county in Nevada, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Lead, Molybdenum, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10270739
MAS/MILS ID 0320150630
Record type Site
Current site name Bentley Mine
Alternate or previous names Hardy, Buckingham Mine, O'Leary

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.06904, 40.6021 (WGS84)
Elevation 1844
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 032 N 044 E 31 W2 Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Tertiary
Lead Primary
Molybdenum Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.06904, 40.6021

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

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 0320150630

Bibliographic references

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    HILL, J. M., 1915, SOME MINING DISTRICTS IN NORTHWESTERN

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    CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWESTERN NEVADA. U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULL

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    594, PAGE 81.

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    STEWART, J.H., E. H. MC KEE, H. K. STAGER. GEOLOGY AND

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    MINERAL DEPOSITS OF LANDER COUNTY, NEVADA. NEV BUR OF

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    MINES AND GEOLOGY. BULL. 88, 1977, PAGE 68.

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    GAGE, H. L., 1941, SOME FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC LEAD-ZINC MINES

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    THAT COULD SUPPLY ZINC CONCENTRATES TO A PACIFIC NORTHWEST

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    ELECTROLYTIC ZINC INDUSTRY/ VIII. THE LEAD-ZINC MINES OF

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    NEVADA. BONNEVILLE POWER ADMIN., PAGES 204-205. (CONFI-

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    DENTIAL REPORT).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-JUN-96 Lowe, Nathan T. U.S. Bureau of Mines