Cabin Creek

The Cabin Creek is a molybdenum mine located in Elmore county, Idaho.

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: Cabin Creek  

State:  Idaho

County:  Elmore

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 44.4072, -114.89330

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Satelite image of the Cabin Creek

Cabin Creek MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Cabin Creek


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Antimony


Location

State: Idaho
County: Elmore


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


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

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): FISHER, F. S., AND K. M. JOHNSON (EDS). PRELIMINARY

Reference (Deposit): MANUSCRIPT FOR "MINERAL-RESOURSCE POTENTIAL AND GEOLOGY OF

Reference (Deposit): THE CHALLIS 1 X 2 QUADRANGLE, IDAHO. U.S. GEOL. SURV. OFR

Reference (Deposit): 87-480, 1987, PP. 152-158.


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