The Iron King is a mine located in Fergus county, Montana at an elevation of 5,751 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.
Elevation: 5,751 Feet (1,753 Meters)
Lat, Long: 47.22, -109.21920
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Iron King MRDS details
Primary: Iron King
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: Located Claim
Owner Name: Dewey F Whittaker Seattle
Home Office: Washington
Info Year: 1977
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Interior Plains
Physiographic Province: Great Plains Province
Physiographic Section: Missouri Plateau, Unglaciated
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): FERGUS COUNTY COURTHOUSE RECORDS
Reference (Deposit): USBM 8229 MINERAL RESOURCES OF UPPER MISSOURI RIVER BASIN