Hope Mine

The Hope Mine is a silver and gold mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 4,400 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: Hope Mine  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation: 4,400 Feet (1,341 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 45.8625, -111.92639

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Satelite image of the Hope Mine

Hope Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Hope Mine


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper


Location

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


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Hope Mining Assc.
Home Office: Butte, Mt.


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


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

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Location): LOCATED ON BOTTOM OF WEST SLOPE EAST OF JEFFERSON SLOUGH.


References

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 02-28-1961

Reference (Deposit): 1959 COMPILE MBMG BULL 10

Reference (Deposit): 1960 MBMG BULL 14

Reference (Deposit): 1960 MBMG BULL 16

Reference (Deposit): CROWLEY, 1960, MONT. BM&G, BULL. 14, P. 18

Reference (Deposit): ROBY, 1960, MONT. BM&G, BULL. 16, P. 116

Reference (Deposit): STOUT, ACKERMAN, DIRECTORY OF KNOWN MINING ENTERPRISE, MONT. BUR. OF MINES & GEOL, BULL 10, P. 27.


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Drumlummon Mine at Marysville, Montana late 1880s

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