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Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA

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The more southerly Comstock Mine in Silver City, Nevada

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
Tailings of the Central Comstock Mine in Virginia City

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
Comstock Mining Inc. signs near the on-site headquarters

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
The more southerly Comstock Mine in Silver City, Nevada

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
Tailings of the Central Comstock Mine in Virginia City

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
Comstock Mining Inc. signs near the on-site headquarters

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
The more southerly Comstock Mine in Silver City, Nevada

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
Tailings of the Central Comstock Mine in Virginia City

Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
 
 
First major mineral discovery in Nevada (1859). 192,000,000 ounces of silver and 8,000,000 ounces of gold. Major production from a number of bonanzas on the Comstock Lode. Bonanzas: Chollar-Potosi, Savage, Gould & Curry, Big, Ophir.

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122 entries listed. 82 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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References

Econ Geol (1989) 84:1574-1613

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