Copper Hill

The Copper Hill is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,000 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: Copper Hill  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,000 Feet (1,524 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.6561, -112.23860

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Satelite image of the Copper Hill

Copper Hill MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Copper Hill


Commodity

Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Iron
Tertiary: Gold


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Austin District


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 definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


Holdings

Type: Patented


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: E. C. Anosn
Percent: 50.00
Info Year: 1977

Owner Name: L. T. Anosn
Percent: 50.00
Info Year: 1977


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1910
Discovery Year: 1900
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

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Unknown: Silver
Unknown: Quartz
Unknown: Hematite
Unknown: Gold
Unknown: Calcite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): SPOKANE FILE NUMBER 34.73

Reference (Deposit): METALIFEROUS DEP OF THE GREATER HELENA MIN. DIST PARDEE USG

Reference (Deposit): IRON DEPOSITS IN MONTANA MBMG IC-13 VC DEMUNCK 1956

Reference (Deposit): COUNTY COURTHOUSE RECORDS