Atlanta District

The Atlanta District is a gold and silver 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: Atlanta District  

State:  Idaho

County:  Elmore

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 43.7833, -115.13330

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Atlanta District MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Atlanta District


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver
Secondary: Tungsten


Location

State: Idaho
County: Elmore
District: ATLANTA DISTRICT


Land Status

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Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: District
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: GOLD - QUARTZ VEINS
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant:


Physiography

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Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., UNPUBLISHED DATA.

Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., AND TWETO, O.L., 1962, TUNGSTEN IN THE U.S., USGS MAP MR-25.

Reference (Deposit): ANDERSON, 1939, IDAHO BUR. OF MINES AND GEOL., PAM. 49.

Reference (Deposit): SKIDMORE, 1941, MINING CONG. JOURN., VOL. 27, NO. 4, P. 72-77.


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