The Talache District is a silver and tungsten mine located in Bonner county, Idaho.
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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.
Primary Mineral: Silver, Tungsten
Lat, Long: 48.1167, -116.46670
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Talache District MRDS details
Primary: Talache District
District: TALACHE DISTRICT
Record Type: District
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: SILVER VEINS
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., AND TWETO, O.L., 1962, TUNGSTEN IN THE U.S., USGS MAP, MR-25.
Reference (Deposit): SAMPSON, E., 1928, IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL., PAMPHLET 31.
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