C&D and Louise

The C&D and Louise is a mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 7,251 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: C&D and Louise  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation: 7,251 Feet (2,210 Meters)


Lat, Long: 46.2889, -111.93330

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C&D and Louise MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: C&D and Louise
Secondary: Boulder Belle


Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Copper


State: Montana
County: Jefferson
District: Elkhorn Mining District

Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
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: Walker, David And Mary
Percent: 50.00
Home Office: 1114 Maryland Butte Mt 59701
Info Year: 1977

Owner Name: Dutton Clark 36 North Howie St Helena Montana 59601
Percent: 50.00
Home Office: Montana
Info Year: 1977


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1880
Discovery Year: 1875
Years of Production:
Significant: N


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

Mineral Deposit Model

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Analytical Data

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Unknown: Cerussite
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Gold
Unknown: Hematite
Unknown: Silver


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Reference (Deposit): USGS P.P. 292, 1957, P.69, KLEPPER-ETAL

Reference (Deposit): MBMG BULL. 16, 1960,P.58, ROBY-ETAL

Reference (Deposit): MBMG BULL. 30, 1967, P.25, YOUNG-ETAL

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