Rose Mine is located South of Las Vegas, Nevada. Nearest towns are Jean, Nevada, Goodsprings, Nevada and Sandy Valley, Nevada. Primary mining in the area included: copper, lead, silver, gold and zinc.
The interior of this mine followed an obvious copper vein along a fault line. The main adit had a depth of about 30-40 feet. There was a small stope and a short drift. Otherwise, the mine interior was unremarkable.
This mine is now sealed. Further images will not be possible. As far as we've been able to research, these are the only interior images of the Rose Mine available online. Do not alter or remove mine safety equipment or barriers.
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Rose Mine. Goodsprings, Nevada.
USGS Full Report
Primary Mining: Copper
Secondary Mining: Gold, Silver, Lead