Anderson Prospect

The Anderson Prospect 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: Anderson Prospect  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 46.61528, -112.18750

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Anderson Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Anderson Prospect


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Tungsten
Tertiary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Blue Cloud District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


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


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Granite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Granite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Associated Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Cretaceous

Name: Granite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold
Ore: Scheelite
Ore: Molybdenite


Comments

Comment (Location): 1.6 MI BY ROAD PAST THE BLOOM RANCH.

Comment (Production): WORKED BEFORE 1900, A BRIEF BUT LARGE PRODUCTION OF GOLD.

Comment (Deposit): WIDELY DISSEMINATED MINUTE PARTICALS OF SCHEELITE AND MOLYBDENITE.


References

Reference (Deposit): USBM RI 6334, P. 5, 25, 26