The Old Timer Prospect is a gold, silver, and copper mine located in Wallowa county, Oregon.
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Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver, Copper
Lat, Long: 45.28806, -117.23278
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Old Timer Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Old Timer Prospect
Land StatusAdministrative Organization: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Blue Mountain Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Late Triassic
|Comment: PROSPECT PIT 25 FT. LONG.|
|Comment: NE 1/4|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: WEISS, P. L., AND TUCHEK, E. T., 1971 , MINERAL RESOURCES OF TEN AREAS PROPOSED AS ADDITIONS TO THE EAGLE CAP WILDERNESS, OREGON: U.S.G.S. OPEN-FILE REPORT, P. 47