Contention

Past Producer in Lander county in Nevada, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10295761
MAS/MILS ID 0320150269
Record type Site
Current site name Contention

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.04094, 40.6127 (WGS84)
Elevation 1714
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 032 N 044 E 29 NESWSE Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.04094, 40.6127

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 0320150269

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    MINERALS FOR INDUS N NEV & NW UTAH, SOUTHERN PACIFIC, 1964,

  • Deposit

    SOUTHERN PACIFIC CO.,1964,PAGE 79

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR OF MINES BULL.88, 1969, P.68.

Reporter information

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