Silver Hill

The Silver Hill is a tin and tungsten mine located in Spokane county, Washington at an elevation of 2,749 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: Silver Hill  

State:  Washington

County:  Spokane

Elevation: 2,749 Feet (838 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Tin, Tungsten

Lat, Long: 47.54787, -117.33837

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Satelite image of the Silver Hill

Silver Hill MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Silver Hill


Commodity

Primary: Tin
Primary: Tungsten


Location

State: Washington
County: Spokane


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Walla Walla Plateau


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Wolframite
Ore: Cassiterite
Ore: Scheelite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): NO TUNGSTEN PRODUCTION. TUNGSTEN BEARING VEINS ASSOCIATED WITH CASSITERITE - BEARING PEGMATITES.


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Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., UNPUBLISHED DATA.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): PAGE, L.R., 1942, USGS BULL. 931-H.