Two Point Mercury Occurrence

The Two Point Mercury Occurrence is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 7,001 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: Two Point Mercury Occurrence  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 7,001 Feet (2,134 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 47.16472, -112.73167

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Two Point Mercury Occurrence MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Two Point Mercury Occurrence


Commodity

Tertiary: Mercury


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Discovery Method: Geophysical Anomaly
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

Type: L
Description: Possible Thrust Faulting


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Dolomite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock Unit
Age Young: Neoproterozoic

Name: Dolomite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: ROCK SAMPLE SHOWED 6.0 PPM MERCURY


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Deposit): OCCURS AS A GEOCHEMICAL ANOMALY ONLY

Comment (Location): .7 MI. NW OF TWO POINT LAKE, .8 MI. NNE OF PARKER LAKE, BOUNDARY OF UNSURVEYED SECS. 9 AND 10 LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 7-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH USFS LAND OWNERSHIP BOUNDARIES, 1:126,720 SCALE.


References

Reference (Analytical Data): SRC.REF: MUDGE, M.R. AND OTHERS, 1974, USGS BULL. 1385-B P. 53

Reference (Deposit): MUDGE, MELVILLE R., AND OTHERS, 1974, MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SCAPEGOAT WILDERNESS, POWELL AND LEWIS AND CLARK COUNTIES, MONTANA: USGS BULL. 1385-B, P. 53, 5

Reference (Deposit): 1970 COMPILE MUDGE, M.R. AND OTHERS: BULL. 1385-