BISHOPCA 93514 (INYO county)
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Possible Uses Mining, hydro electric plant, drinking water, aggregates, fish hatchery
Lot Size 235 ac
Year Built

MLS #    Posted 6/14/2018 12:00:00 AM
Property Description

Available for sale.

Owner would like to stay on as consultant.

Biggest drilled proven Tungsten Mine in the World!

Pine Creek mine started in 1916, mining of Tungsten, molybdenum, copper, ore bodies of Tungsten.
From 1937 - 1990 mining at Pine Creek mine for 54 years. The mine produced 8.4 million short-ton units of Tungsten (WO,3) from 16.2 million short tons of raw ore. An average grade of .6% WO converted to pure Tungsten metal. This would constitute a cube 48 feet on each side with a density 19.3 times that of water, at 66,000 tons. In addition 25.4 million pounds of molybdenum products, and 36.6 million pounds of copper were recovered. Precious metals production totaled 1.8 million oz. of Silver and 3600 oz of Gold.
1990, Pine Creek Mine is singlely responsible for 37% of total US Tungsten production to date. Such a record puts Pine Creek Mine in the ranks of "World Class" mineral deposits.

Portal mine opening travels 2.5 miles into the mine.

Minerals, tungsten, molybdenum, scheelite, cooper, gold, aggregrates. Property provides the best drinking water in the world, from a spring producing water at 10 million gallons per minute 50 parts per million, hydro electric generator producing 1000 kw 24/7, waterfalls, ponds,electricity, seclusion, privacy like no other property!

Opportunity for a possible fish hatchery.

A endless world of possibilties here at this property.

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