Lincoln Gulch Placer Mine

The Lincoln Gulch Placer Mine is a gold mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 4,301 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: Lincoln Gulch Placer Mine  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 4,301 Feet (1,311 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 46.9753, -112.76610

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Lincoln Gulch Placer Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Lincoln Gulch Placer Mine
Secondary: Maggie Lick Broke Her Pick


Commodity

Primary: Gold


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Lincoln District


Land Status

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.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: Bill Lewis
Company ID: 2401725
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Oregon
Info Year: 1990


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Placer
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

Comment (Reserve-Resource): NO RESERVES DATA - SMALL PLACER.


References

Reference (Deposit): MONT. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. BULLETIN 129, 1991,

Reference (Deposit): USBM RI 6334

Reference (Deposit): MBM G MEM 31, 1949 P.53