Lucky Marie Placer

The Lucky Marie Placer is a zinc mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,761 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: Lucky Marie Placer  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,761 Feet (1,756 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Zinc

Lat, Long: 46.89639, -112.51639

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Lucky Marie Placer MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Lucky Marie Placer


Commodity

Primary: Zinc
Secondary: Lead
Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Winderl, Stephen


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1958
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: Andesite
Role: Associated
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

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

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


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ASSAY REPORT: AU - TRACE, AG 0.1 OZ/TON PB 1.7%, ZN 3.6%


Materials

Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment (Commodity): MINERALIZATION OCCURS IN SHEAR ZONE

Comment (Workings): NO. 1 DOZER CUT: 25 FEET WIDE 40 FEET LONG. NO. 2 DOZER CUT; 15 FEET WIDE, 40 FEET LONG. OPEN CUT 3; 3 FEET WIDE, 6 FEET LONG - CUT ALONG SHEAR ZONE

Comment (Deposit): FAULT ALONG POORMAN CR. IS CONTACT OF LIMESTONE AND ANDESITE

Comment (Deposit): Discovery Year: 1958 (AMENDED)


References

Reference (Deposit): 1962 DIREXP

Reference (Deposit): FS FILES