Streak-Of-Luck Claim

The Streak-Of-Luck Claim is a gold and silver mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 6,001 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Streak-Of-Luck Claim  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation: 6,001 Feet (1,829 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 45.92472, -112.03278

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Streak-Of-Luck Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Streak-Of-Luck Claim
Secondary: Gold Shaft


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Montana
County: Jefferson
District: Whitehall (Cardwell) District


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

Analytical Data: SAMPLE RAN 0.22 OZ AU, 1.2 OZ A6 PER TON.


Materials

Ore: Silver


Comments

Comment (Location): INFO FROM LAND.ST :1975

Comment (Production): ORE SHIPMENTS WERE REPORTEDLY MADE BUT PRODUCTION IS UNRECORDED

Comment (Deposit): NARROW QUARTZ VEIN AND STRINGERS

Comment (Workings): SEVERAL PITS, ADIT DRIFTS, SHAFT (GOLD SHAFT) WITH DRIFT


References

Reference (Deposit): LINDQUIST, A, 1966, M.S. BUTTE, MT. COLL. OF MIN. SCI AND TECH, P. 78


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