The Jetty Mine is a silver mine located in Deer Lodge county, Montana.
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Name: Jetty Mine
County: Deer Lodge
Lat, Long: 46.15861, -113.08750
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Jetty Mine MRDS details
Primary: Jetty Mine
Secondary: Balkan Lode
County: Deer Lodge
District: Olson Gulch District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Replacement
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Physiographic Detail: Flint Creek Range
Mineral Deposit Model
Analytical Data: 2.8% SIL
Analytical Data: NIL F
Analytical Data: SAMPLE #1- 95.4% BA
Analytical Data: 0.2% ZN.
Analytical Data: 6.6% PB
Analytical Data: 4.5OZ AG
Analytical Data: 56.0% SIL
Analytical Data: 21.2% F
Analytical Data: SAMPLE #3- 17.0% BA
Analytical Data: TR ZN
Analytical Data: 1.4% PB
Analytical Data: 0.2 OZ AG
Comment (Workings): 4 ADITS,
Comment (Deposit): QUARTZ IN UPPER ADIT, FLUORITE IN MIDDLE ADITS, BARITE IN LOWER ADIT
Reference (Deposit): MBMG INF CIRC 22, P. 26.
Reference (Deposit): USGS PP 78, P. 244
Reference (Deposit): MBMG BULL 30, P. 20.
Reference (Deposit): MBMG BULL 28, P. 6, 17, 18.
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