Corder Group Prospect No. 2

The Corder Group Prospect No. 2 is a silver, lead, and copper mine located in Elmore county, Idaho at an elevation of 7,100 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: Corder Group Prospect No. 2  

State:  Idaho

County:  Elmore

Elevation: 7,100 Feet (2,164 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead, Copper

Lat, Long: 43.9592, -115.21810

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Corder Group Prospect No. 2 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Corder Group Prospect No. 2


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Primary: Copper
Tertiary: Tin
Tertiary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Idaho
County: Elmore
District: Black Warrior District


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
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.
Administrative Organization: Boise National Forest


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral Not In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Alteration Type: L
Alteration Text: Fe And Mn-Stains


Rocks

Name: Rhyolite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Pliocene

Name: Rhyolite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pliocene


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: A 2ND SAMPLE ASSAYED 2.2 OZ AG/TON
Analytical Data: 1 SAMPLE HAD 1.3 OZ AG/TON AND 0.01 % CU
Analytical Data: A FLOAT SAMPLE NW OF PROSPECT CONTAINED TRACE AMOUNTS OF AG, CU, PB, SN, AND MO


Materials

Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Galena
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): 100 Ft N Of Crest Of Ridge Separating Grouse Creek From Johnson Creek Land Status Value Calculated 7-94 Using Gis Overlay Analysis With Usfs Land Ownership Boundaries, 1:126,720 Scale.

Comment (Workings): 1 Adit, Caved


References

Reference (Deposit): Kiilsgaard, T. H., And Others, 1970, Mineral Resources Of The Sawtooth Primitive Area, Idaho: USGS Bulletin 1319-D, 174p.


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