Gold Ledge Mine

The Gold Ledge Mine is a gold mine located in Stevens county, Washington at an elevation of 2,520 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: Gold Ledge Mine  

State:  Washington

County:  Stevens

Elevation: 2,520 Feet (768 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 48.6339, -118.05390

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Mine Description

Location: SW1/4 sec. 4, (36-38E), Kettle Falls dist.

Access: Near road.

Property: 460 acres of deeded land.

Owner: Franklin Good (1941). Silver Queen Mining Co. (1934-1935).

Ore: Gold, silver.

Deposit: Quartz vein along contact of argillite and porphyry.

Development: 150-ft. inclined shaft, large open cut.

Assays: 6 tons shipped netted $40 per ton Au, Ag.

Production: 6 tons in 1934.

Source: Gold in Washington, Bulletin No. 42, 1955. State of Washington Division of Mines and Geology.

Gold Ledge Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Gold Ledge Mine


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Washington
County: Stevens


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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

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Workings

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Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Materials

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References

Reference (Deposit): BULLETIN 37 PART 2,VOLUME I,P 169;BULL 37 LIST SW SEC4 MINE

Reference (Deposit): ON MARCUS QUAD SEC 8;