The Garfield Mining Group is a mine located in Blaine county, Idaho at an elevation of 7,005 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: 7,005 Feet (2,135 Meters)
Lat, Long: 43.8022, -114.57690
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Garfield Mining Group MRDS details
Primary: Garfield Mining Group
Secondary: Starlight Group
Type: Located Claim
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): ANDERSON AL WAGNER WF IDA BUR MINES GEOL PAMP 75 P17
Reference (Deposit): 3325 TONS REPORTED SHIPPED
Reference (Deposit): GARFIELD GP CONTAINS 21 CLAIMS ANDMILLSITE
Reference (Deposit): VIKING MINES INC CONTROLS EAGLE BIRD PATENTED CLAIM
Reference (Deposit): SEVERAL SHAFTS ADDITS AND PROSPECTS IN THE AREA
Reference (Deposit): US BUREAU OF MINES MINERAL REPORT 37 P 32
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