Condor Lodes

The Condor Lodes is a mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 6,001 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: Condor Lodes  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation: 6,001 Feet (1,829 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.30889, -112.23361

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Satelite image of the Condor Lodes

Condor Lodes MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Condor Lodes


Commodity

Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Gold


Location

State: Montana
County: Jefferson
District: Boulder District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Soll, William


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1901
Discovery Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Boulder Batholith


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY REPORT: - AU - 0.01 OZ/TON AG - 0.2 OZ/TON


Materials

Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment (Workings): SHAFT - NO INFORMATION ON DIMINSIONS, A CROSS CUT ATTEMPTS TO INTERSECT SHAFT AND VEIN BUT IS CAVED.

Comment (Commodity): ALTHOUGH THE ASSAY REPORT IS POOR, THE SHAFT EXPOSES A VEIN WHICH MAY BE PROMISING

Comment (Location): THIS IS ONE OF A GROUP


References

Reference (Deposit): 1936 DIREXPL USF

Reference (Deposit): FS FILES


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