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Rest Mine. Nipton, California.
USGS Full Report
Primary Mining: Gold
Secondary Mining: Silver
Rest Mine is located South of Las Vegas, Nevada. Nearest town is Nipton, California. Primary mining in the area included: copper, lead, silver, gold and zinc.
There isn't much to see at the Rest Mine. There were a couple areas off to the sides and in the hills behind that had shallow prospects, but none with any significant depth or interest. The primary working deck was a surface pit operation and featureless.
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