The Idol City Mines is a zinc mine located in Harney county, Oregon at an elevation of 5,600 feet.
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Elevation: 5,600 Feet (1,707 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Zinc
Lat, Long: 43.7731, -118.89470
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Idol City Mines MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Idol City Mines
Secondary: Jack Doist Prospect
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Harney Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 61, 1968, P. 160.