The Harriet No. 3 is a silver mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 4,800 feet.
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Elevation: 4,800 Feet (1,463 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Silver
Lat, Long: 46.42806, -111.93056
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Harriet No. 3 MRDS details
Primary: Harriet No. 3
Owner Name: Kenneth Wooten
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1956
Discovery Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Analytical Data: ASSAY REPORT: AU - 0.08 OZ/TON AG 0.7 OZ/TON, PB 1.1%, .4%
Comment (Commodity): SAMPLES TAKEN FROM VEIN
Comment (Workings): SHAFT CUTS THRU OXIDIZED VEIN SHAFT CUTS THROUGH ROCK DEBRIS
Reference (Deposit): 1957 DIREXPL USFS
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