The Ramey Ridge District is a silver and gold mine located in Idaho 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.
Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold
Lat, Long: 45.2, -115.25000
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MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.
Ramey Ridge District MRDS details
Primary: Ramey Ridge District
District: RAMEY RIDGE DISTRICT
Record Type: District
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: VEIN
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): SHENON, P.J., AND ROSS, C.P., 1936, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS NEAR EDWARDSBURG AND THUNDER MOUNTAIN, IDAHO: ID. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOL. PAMPHLET 44, P. 31
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