Mclean Mine

Plant in Esmeralda county in Nevada, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10295152
MAS/MILS ID 0320090734
Record type Site
Current site name Mclean Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -117.69173, 38.19963 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Esmeralda

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 004 N 038 E 15 Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Secondary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -117.69173, 38.19963

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Plant
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place
Mining method Open Pit
Year of first production 1987
Plant type Leach
Milling method Heap Leach-Carbon Column-Merrill-Crowe

Mining district

District name Gilbert District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Private Lease

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Private Investers
    Interest 100
    Year 1996
  • Type Operator
    Owner Kinkaid Exploration And Mining Co. Ii (Kemcoii)
    ID 2602026
    Home office Nevada
    Year 1989

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320090734
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 2602026

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    NEVADA BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, SPE. PUB 10, 1990,

  • Deposit

    P21.

  • Deposit

    RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY, 1994/95, U.S. MINES & MINING

  • Deposit

    COMPANIES, P336.

  • Deposit

    RANDOL MINING DIRECTORY, 1996/96, U.S. MINES & MINING

  • Deposit

    COMPANIES, P257.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit PLANNING YEAR-ROUND OPERATION. OPERATES AT 1000 STPD (907.1 MT/D).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 04-DEC-96 Buckingham, David A. U.S. Bureau of Mines