Big Foot (State Creek) District

The Big Foot (State Creek) District is a silver and lead mine located in Jefferson county, Montana.

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: Big Foot (State Creek) District  

State:  Montana

County:  Jefferson

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead

Lat, Long: 46.1069, -112.19580

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Satelite image of the Big Foot (State Creek) District

Big Foot (State Creek) District MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Big Foot (State Creek) District


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Gold
Secondary: Copper


Location

State: Montana
County: Jefferson
District: STATE CREEK DISTRICT


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: District
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: REPLACEMENT VEINS, PLACER
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant:


Physiography

Not available


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

Type: R
Description: BOULDER BATHOLITH


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

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Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): MBMG BULL 16, P. 37-38.

Reference (Deposit): MBMG MEM 26, P. 51.


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