Eberly Prospect

The Eberly Prospect is a mine located in Bonner county, Idaho at an elevation of 2,700 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: Eberly Prospect  

State:  Idaho

County:  Bonner

Elevation: 2,700 Feet (823 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 48.1722, -116.19250

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Eberly Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Eberly Prospect
Secondary: Daugherty Estate


Commodity

Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Antimony
Tertiary: Zinc


Location

State: Idaho
County: Bonner
District: Clark Fork District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Eberly, A. D.


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: PODS, STRINGERS


Structure

Type: L
Description: In Places, 1 Ft. Gouge.


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Sericitization, Silicification, Chloritization.


Rocks

Name: Quartzite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Quartzite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Gangue: Siderite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): ON LAND OF DAUGHERTY ESTATE, N OF WHITEDELF PROPERTY

Comment (Deposit): A SECOND MINERALIZED FAULT INTERSECTS THE FAULT DESCRIBED ABOVE AND STRIKES N 70 DEG E, DIPS 45 DEG S

Comment (Workings): SEVERAL TUNNELS AND CUTS


References

Reference (Deposit): ANDERSON, A. L., 1947, LEAD - SILVER DEPOSITS OF THE CLARK FORK DISTRICT, BONNER COUNTY, IDAHO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULL. 944 - B, 117 P

Reference (Deposit): 1947 OTHER A. L. ANDERSON, BULL. 944 -


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