Dry Gulch, Golden Messenger

The Dry Gulch, Golden Messenger is a silver and gold mine located in Lewis and Clark 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: Dry Gulch, Golden Messenger  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 46.75, -111.75000

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Dry Gulch, Golden Messenger MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Dry Gulch, Golden Messenger


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

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


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Sphalerite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): LAT. AND LONG. ARE GENERAL FOR AREA


References

Reference (Production): PARDEE, 1933, USGS BULL. 842

Reference (Deposit): PARDEE, J.T., AND SCHRADER, F.C., 1933, METALLIFEROUS DEPOSITS OF THE GREATER HELENA MINING REGION, MONTANA: USGS BULL. 842, P. 146-157