Congressional Edition Volume 2031

Congressional Edition Volume 2031

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1882 edition. Excerpt: ...been discoveredf which is now being prospected thoroughly by the Antelope Company in particular. They have found 0 feet of ore in the lode. The assays for gold run $30 per ton. "About five miles southwest of Reno is situated the Mountain View, a promising claim of carbonate ore, assaying up in the hundreds in silver. Among others here are the Loomis, Reform, and Esmeralda Consolidated. "The Unit, owned by Mr. A. H. Barnes, of the Golden Eagle Hotel, . Reno, and other citizens, is a well-defined vein, 7 feet wide between the granite and porphyry, the ore giving free milling assays of $1G per ton iii gold. Arrangements have been made to have 80 tons worked at the Auburn mill near Reno. "The Mansaloud mine is located 3 miles from Keno, on the western slope of Peavine Mountain. A very considerable amount of work has been done here, showing a vein of ore 25 feet wide, largely impregnated with sulphurets, gold predominating, the whole assays averaging $25 per ton." The production of Washoe County during 18811 estimate at $5,000 in gold and $35,000 in silver. WHITE PINE COUNTY. White Pine County is in Eastern Nevada, bordering upon Utah. In Cherry Creek district, in the northern part of the county, and in Ward district, in the south, the most productive mines are found. The Exchauge mine, of Cherry Creek, has been systematically developed. Whilst ore has been extracted and milled, large reserves have been opened, so much in advance of what the owners expected that arrangements have been made for the erection of additional reduction works. At the Star mine considerable ore has been extracted above the 540foot level. The mill has been kept constantly running, and the ore is accumulating on the dump. This mine is destined to become one...show more

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  • Paperback | 708 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 36mm | 1,243g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236606558
  • 9781236606556