Blue Star Placer

The Blue Star Placer is a gold 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: Blue Star Placer  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

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

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 46.88417, -112.38861

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Satelite image of the Blue Star Placer

Blue Star Placer MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Blue Star Placer


Commodity

Primary: 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: Jack Rowe


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
Deposit Size: S


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Type: R
Description: Boulder Batholith

Type: L
Description: Granite Peak Stock


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Gravel
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Holocene


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Gold


Comments

Comment (Commodity): ASSAY REPORT - AU 6 MG/CUBIC YARD

Comment (Workings): A SMALL CABIN BUILT BY ORIGINAL LOCATORS WAS FOUND


References

Reference (Deposit): 1941 DIREXPL USF

Reference (Deposit): FS FILES