The Dunkin Prospect is a lead mine located in Valley county, Idaho at an elevation of 7,749 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
Elevation: 7,749 Feet (2,362 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lead
Lat, Long: 44.8186, -115.39060
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Dunkin Prospect MRDS details
Primary: Dunkin Prospect
Secondary: Silver Star Group
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.
Administrative Organization: Boise National Forest
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): ALSO SECTION 17.
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