, Volume 41, Issue 4, pp 43–45 | Cite as

Processing Gold Quarry refractory ores

  • D. M. Hausen
1989 Review of Extractive Metallurgy


The Gold Quarry deposit is the largest sediment-hosted gold deposit yet discovered on the Carlin trend in northern Nevada. However, despite the locale’s vast reserves, the gold is difficult to extract from portions of the deposit. Detailed, ongoing mineralogical analyses assure proper treatment of the ore.


Pyrite Metallic Gold Cyanide Solution Heap Leaching Fire Assay 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. M. Hausen
    • 1
  1. 1.Metallurgical ServicesSalt Lake City

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