Evening Placer

The Evening Placer is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,000 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: Evening Placer  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,000 Feet (1,524 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.88972, -112.65000

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Evening Placer MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Evening Placer


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Gould-Stemple District


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Frank Verzutt


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Placer
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

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Diorite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment (Commodity): AU OCCURS IN MINUSCULE QUANTITIES.

Comment (Workings): PIT - 5'X9'X6'; SHAFT - 5'X5'X12'; OPEN CUT - 6'X7'X16' SHAFT - 5'X5'X17'; CUT - 7'X8'X10'; CUT- 14'X10'X11'; SHAFT 5'X6'X10' CABIN, WOODSHED, GARAGE

Comment (Geology): DIORITE INTRUDES AS DIKES AND SILLS IN THE REGION, SEDIMENTS ARE LO GRADE METAMORPHIC


References

Reference (Deposit): 1949 DIREXPL USF

Reference (Deposit): FS FILES