The Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect is a mine located in Washington county, Idaho at an elevation of 3,501 feet.
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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.
Elevation: 3,501 Feet (1,067 Meters)
Lat, Long: 44.6906, -117.04250
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Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect MRDS details
Primary: Reilly Manganese Deposits Prospect
District: Sturgill Creek Area
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.
Owner Name: Reilly, J. T.
Years: 1919 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Ore-Mineral In Place
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Payette Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Triassic
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Triassic
Analytical Data: MN CONTENT IS 11% FE IS 3% IN THIS PROPERTY
Analytical Data: HIGH SILICA
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
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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