Mullin Claim

The Mullin Claim is a 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: Mullin Claim  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 46.68417, -112.07639

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Mullin Claim MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mullin Claim


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Copper


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Scratchgravel Hills District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Dan Mullin


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Type: R
Description: Boulder Batholith

Type: L
Description: Scratchgravel Quartz Monzonite Stock


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: SEVERAL DOLLARS TO THE TON IN AU.


Materials

Ore: Chrysocolla
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Gold
Gangue: Garnet
Gangue: Feldspar
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Location): 1.0 KM NNE OF SCRATCHGRAVEL HILL.

Comment (Deposit): LODE IS FOLLOWED FROM SMALL QUARTZ VEINS, ACROSS FAULTED AREA TO AN IRREGULAR LODE CONTAINING MINERALS OF THE CONTACT-METAMORPHIC TYPE

Comment (Workings): ADIT LEVEL WITH IRREGULAR COURSE


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 842, P. 49-50, PL. 3