Iron King Mine

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The Iron King Mine is a former iron mine located in the located in the Jackson Range[1].

The mine was held by the DeLong Brothers and leased by W. G. Austin and Tom Beko[2], who started mining in 1952. By the end of 1960, 664,403 tons of iron ore were mined [3].

The ore was transported to Jungo[1].

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ronald Willden, "General Geology of the Jackson Mountains Humboldt County, Nevada," Geological Survey Bulletin 1141-D, U.S. Dept. of the Interior, 1963
  2. Mineral and water resources of Nevada," Nevada Bureau of Mines, 1964.
  3. "H.F. Bonham, Jr., L.J. Garside, R.B. Jones, K.G. Papke, J.Quade, and J.V. Tingle, "OF1985-03: A mineral inventory of the Paradise-Denio -- and Sonoma-Gerlach Resource Areas, Winnemucca District, Nevada," Jackson Mountains District, p. 72, 1985.

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