Calumet Mine

The Calumet Mine 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: Calumet Mine  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 46.75417, -112.29444

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Satelite image of the Calumet Mine

Calumet Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Calumet Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Manganese


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Marysville District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Henry Rudio And Others
Years: 1914 -

Owner Name: Isaac Johnson
Years: 1914 -


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

Not available


Structure

Type: R
Description: Boulder Batholith

Type: L
Description: Marysville Stock


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Limestone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY OF ORE, $2-20/TON AU, $18/TON AU (LODE), $6/TON AU (ON DUMPS) , 1900.


Materials

Ore: Gold
Gangue: Quartz
Gangue: Calcite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): EIGHT SMALL VEINS, WESTERN MOST CARRIES CONSIDERABLE MN OXIDE

Comment (Workings): CROSSCUT TUNNEL


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 842, P. 70