The Webfoot Mine is a silver mine located in Blaine county, Idaho at an elevation of 8,100 feet.
About the MRDS Data:
Elevation: 8,100 Feet (2,469 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Silver
Lat, Long: 43.8039, -114.82310
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Webfoot Mine MRDS details
Primary: Webfoot Mine
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: Sawtooth National Forest
Owner Name: Rothschild Mining Corp.
Home Office: Utah
Info Year: 1991
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
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): U.S. BUREAU OF MINES OPEN-FILE REPORT MLA 4-92, 1992, P. 84-100.
Reference (Deposit): IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. PAMPHLET 21, 1927, P. 16.
Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 580, 1915, P. 247-248.
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