Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect

The Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect is a mine located in Washington county, Idaho at an elevation of 3,501 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: Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect  

State:  Idaho

County:  Washington

Elevation: 3,501 Feet (1,067 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 44.6906, -117.04250

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Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect


Commodity

Tertiary: Manganese


Location

State: Idaho
County: Washington
District: Sturgill Creek Area


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Reilly, J. T.
Years: 1919 -


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Payette Section


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: BLANKET


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Slate
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Triassic

Name: Slate
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: MN CONTENT IS 11% FE IS 3% IN THIS PROPERTY
Analytical Data: HIGH SILICA


Materials

Gangue: Jasper
Gangue: Calcite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): NEAR HEAD OF RESERVOIR GUL; CLAIMS ON RIDGE BETWEEN RESERVOIR GUL AND LONE PINE GUL WHICH EMPTIES INTO SNAKE R

Comment (Deposit): VEIN 2 FT WIDE TRENDS N 30 DEG W


References

Reference (Deposit): LIVINGSTON, D. C., 1919 , TUNGSTEN, CINNABAR, MANGANESE, MOLBDENUM, AND TIN DEPOSITS OF IDAHO: UNIV. OF IDAHO BULL., V. 14 , NO. 2 , P. 36

Reference (Deposit): 1919 RECON UNIV. IDAHO BULL., V. 14 , NO.


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