The Hildebrand Prospect is a chromium mine located in Whatcom county, Washington at an elevation of 3,501 feet.
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Name: Hildebrand Prospect
Elevation: 3,501 Feet (1,067 Meters)
Lat, Long: 48.71389, -121.92056
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Hildebrand Prospect MRDS details
Primary: Hildebrand Prospect
District: Mount Baker District
Owner Name: Ross Et Al, A. C.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Cascade-Sierra Mountains
Physiographic Section: Northern Cascade Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): ADJOINING N. SIDE OF HILDEBRAND LAKE ON CREST OF RIDGE BETWEEN GREEN CREEK AND SOUTH FORK OF NOOKSACK. RIVER.
Comment (Deposit): 4 CLAIMS ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT
Reference (Deposit): HUNTTING, MARSHALL T., 1956, INVENTORY OF WASHINGTON MINERALS-PART II, METALLIC MINERALS: WASHINGTON DIVISION OF MINES AND GEOLOGY BULL. 37. P. 41
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