Solace Mine

The Solace Mine is a gold mine located in Blaine county, Idaho at an elevation of 8,901 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: Solace Mine  

State:  Idaho

County:  Blaine

Elevation: 8,901 Feet (2,713 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 43.7947, -114.84670

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Solace Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Solace Mine


Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Silver


State: Idaho
County: Blaine
District: Vienna

Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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.


Type: Patented


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Owner Name: Rothschild Mining Corp.
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1990


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


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

Mineral Deposit Model

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Analytical Data

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Reference (Deposit): U.S. BUREAU OF MINES OPEN-FILE REPORT MLA 4-92, 1992, P. 106-112

Reference (Deposit): IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. PAMPHLET 21, 1927, P. 16-17.

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