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Martha Washington

The Martha Washington is a mine located in Pennington county, South Dakota at an elevation of 4,882 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: Martha Washington  

State:  South Dakota

County:  Pennington

Elevation: 4,882 Feet (1,488 Meters)

Commodity:

Lat, Long: 43.9075, -103.50440

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Martha Washington MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Martha Washington
Secondary: C H Kammon


Commodity

Tertiary: Tungsten


Location

State: South Dakota
County: Pennington


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Type: Located Claim


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Mr Dale Schrier - Ranch Owner
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: South Dakota
Info Year: 1976


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Interior Plains
Physiographic Province: Great Plains Province
Physiographic Section: Black Hills


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Deposit): ORE BODIES ARE QTZ MUSC VEINS WITH SOME WOLFRAMITE 2 MAIN VEINS THE LARGER STRIKES N65E ACCROSS SCHISTY AND DIP TLY SE AND WAS EXPOSED FOR 100 FTSMALLER VEIN STRIKES NW TO LOW S DIP AND WAS EXPOSED FOR 25 FT BOTH VEINS HAVE BEEN COVERED BY GARBAGE NO REPORTED PRODUCTION HARD COPY FILE CONTAINS FILE REPORT PLUS MAPS.


References

Reference (Deposit): CUMMINGS J B REPT OF S D STATE PLANNING BOARD,TIN DEPOSITS O

Reference (Deposit): US BUREAU OF MINES INF CIRC 7707 P 46

Reference (Deposit): S DAKOTA SCHOOL OF MINES BULL 12 P 54

Reference (Deposit): 936 P 27

Reference (Deposit): S DAKOTA SCHOOL OF MINES BULL 17 P 149


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