New Deal Mine

The New Deal Mine is a gold and silver mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 5,591 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: New Deal Mine  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation: 5,591 Feet (1,704 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 45.96167, -112.24278

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Satelite image of the New Deal Mine

New Deal Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New Deal Mine
Secondary: Highland View


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Montana
County: Jefferson
District: Pipestone District


Land Status

Land ownership: Federal
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

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: R. And L. Ogle, B. Foran, C. Hodge
Home Office: Butte, Mt.
Years: 1935 -


Production

Year: 1934
Material type: ORE
Description: Ap_Grade: ^168 Oz. Au/Ton


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: 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

Not available


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

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Development): 2 UNPATENTED CLAIMS

Comment (Workings): 30-FT SHAFT, 30-FT DRIFT, 30-FT. RAISE.


References

Reference (Deposit): GILBERT, F.C., DIRECTORY OF MONTANA MINING PROPERTIES; MONT. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. MEMOIR 15, P. 30.

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 1221-F

Reference (Production): M.B.M.G. MEM. 15


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