Woods Placer

The Woods Placer is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,400 feet.

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: Woods Placer  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,400 Feet (1,646 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 47.02361, -112.72389

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Satelite image of the Woods Placer

Woods Placer MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Woods Placer


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Stonewall Canyon Mining


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Harsch, T. P.


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Deposit Type: Placer
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1933
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

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Clastic Sedimentary Rock
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Clastic Sedimentary Rock
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY REPORT AU - 7.5 MGS/CUBIC YARD.


Materials

Not available


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): 1935 DIREXPL USFS