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Nevada Mineral Inventory Sample No. 5573, Northeast of Yellow Gold Mine

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Dataset Reference Date
2016-09-01

Summary

Index No. NBM055730; Nevada Mineral Inventory; Rock chip samples for thin sections only, not for geochem. Alteration suite for Clarkdale-Yellow Gold area. 5573A - flow-banded Tyr with sparse quartz phenocrysts, from top and N margins. 5573B - kaolinite-alunite(?)-quartz/opal(?) altered porous Tgu with rounded cobbles and pebbles of dark chert, light quartzite, etc. from 2-3m below base of overlying Tyrt = top of alteration, about 10-15 m section of unwelded, phenocryst-poor highly opalized altered Tyrt between top of Tgu and base of Ttp/Tss

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Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Sample Collection Database
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CCMETADATA09222016-FINALedit.csv

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  • Nevada Mineral Inventory Sample No. 5573

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title Parent-5494ba35e4b0a2b9adad8ee3 Nevada Mineral Inventory Sample No. 5573, Northeast of Yellow Gold Mine

NGGDPP Item Extension

alternateGeometryClarkdale Mining District; Nye County, Nevada; UTMs: 4124206N, 506977E, NAD 1927, Zone 11

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