Harriet No. 1

The Harriet No. 1 is a silver mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 4,800 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: Harriet No. 1  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation: 4,800 Feet (1,463 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver

Lat, Long: 46.42806, -111.93056

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Satelite image of the Harriet No. 1

Harriet No. 1 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Harriet No. 1


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Copper


Location

State: Montana
County: Jefferson
District: Helena


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Surface/Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Kenneth Wooten


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1956
Discovery Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY REPORT: AU - 0.09 OZ/TON AG 1.1 OZ/TON, CU 0.6%


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite


Comments

Comment (Workings): SHAFT STRIKES VEIN


References

Reference (Deposit): 1957 DIREXPL USFS


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