Sunrise Lode

The Sunrise Lode is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 4,199 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: Sunrise Lode  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 4,199 Feet (1,280 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.70361, -111.62778

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Satelite image of the Sunrise Lode

Sunrise Lode MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sunrise Lode


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Canyon Ferry Ranger


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Mr. A. K. Sandmand


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
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: Shale
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY REPORT - AU - .04 OZ, AG - 0.2 OZ


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Workings): 4 CUTS. NO. 1 CUT - 5 FEET BY 12 FEET BY 6 FEET. NO. 2 CUT - 4 FEET BY 12 FEET BY 5 FEET. NO. 3 CUT, 4 FEET BY 24 FEET BY 10 FEET. NO. 4 CUT - 3 FEET BY 10 FEET BY 5 FEET


References

Reference (Deposit): 1952 DIREXPL USFS