Bobby Boy Lode

The Bobby Boy Lode is a 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: Bobby Boy Lode  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation:

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 47.03667, -112.41111

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Satelite image of the Bobby Boy Lode

Bobby Boy Lode MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Bobby Boy Lode


Commodity

Tertiary: Lead
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Beaver Gulch


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Clifford V. And Joyce M. Cox


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1940
Discovery Method: 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

Form: IRREGULAR


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Quartz Monzonite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

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

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


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Commodity): CLAIMANT CLAIMS TWENTY DOLLAR VALUES IN PB AND AG - NO ASSAY REPORT WAS DONE

Comment (Workings): TWO SHAFTS WERE DUG, SHAFT #2 IS CAVED #1 IS STILL ACCESIBLE. THE VEIN IS NOT EXPOSED FOR SAMPLING.

Comment (Deposit): MINERALIZATION IS ASSOCIATED WITH IGNEOUS INTRUSIVES


References

Reference (Deposit): 1957 DIREXPL USFS