Garfield Mining Group

The Garfield Mining Group is a mine located in Blaine county, Idaho at an elevation of 7,005 feet.

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: Garfield Mining Group  

State:  Idaho

County:  Blaine

Elevation: 7,005 Feet (2,135 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 43.8022, -114.57690

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Garfield Mining Group MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Garfield Mining Group
Secondary: Starlight Group
Secondary: Viking


Commodity

Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Tungsten
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Garnet


Location

State: Idaho
County: Blaine


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Type: Located Claim


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Underground
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

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

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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