Bonner Mining Co.

The Bonner Mining Co. is a gold mine located in Bonner county, Idaho at an elevation of 2,598 feet.

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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: Bonner Mining Co.  

State:  Idaho

County:  Bonner

Elevation: 2,598 Feet (792 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 48.2936, -116.31330

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Bonner Mining Co. MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Bonner Mining Co.
Secondary: Bonner Mining Company Mine
Secondary: Bonner Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: Idaho
County: Bonner


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.


Holdings

Type: Patented
Type: Located Claim


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Bonner Mining Co.
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Idaho
Info Year: 1967


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

Comment (Deposit): PROPERTY ALSO INCLUDES CLAIMS IN SECTION 10 AS WELL. PROPERTY INCLUDES THREE DRIFTS. PROPERTY INCLUDES 1 PATENTED CLAIM AND 10 UNPATENTED CLAIMS.


References

Reference (Deposit): ANDERSON A L 1930 IDA BUR MNS BULL 12

Reference (Deposit): SAVAGE C N 1967 IDA BUR MINES COUNTY REPT NO 6 P 117


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