The Fire Chief Mine is a mine located in Bonner county, Idaho at an elevation of 3,002 feet.
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Elevation: 3,002 Feet (915 Meters)
Lat, Long: 48.6469, -116.97080
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Fire Chief Mine MRDS details
Primary: Fire Chief Mine
Secondary: Murray-Linton Mining Co.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): ALSO IN E 17 AND 8
Reference (Deposit): SAVAGE C N 1967 IDA BUR MINES COUNTY REPT NO 6 P 123
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