The Silver Hill is a tungsten and tin mine located in Spokane county, Washington.
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Primary Mineral: Tungsten, Tin
Lat, Long: 47.55, -117.31667
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Silver Hill MRDS details
Primary: Silver Hill
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Walla Walla Plateau
Mineral Deposit Model
Form: SPECIFIC (SPOT) LOCATION
Comment (Geology): GEOL.ENV: THICK METAMORPHIC SEQUENCE W FELSIC ROCKS
Reference (Deposit): GUILD, PHILIP W., 1981, PRELIMINARY METALLOGENIC MAP OF NORTH AMERICA: A NUMERICAL LISTING OF DEPOSITS: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CIRCULAR 858-A, 93 P