The Lexington is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 6,201 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.
Elevation: 6,201 Feet (1,890 Meters)
Lat, Long: 46.4722, -112.24030
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Lexington MRDS details
County: Lewis and Clark
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.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Reserve-Resource): GRADES IN MATRIX 1 ARE FROM REC 700 PRODUCTION FIGURES. GRADES IN MATRIX 2 ARE AN AVERAGE OF 3 ASSAYS FROM GRAB SAMPLE FROM THE DUMP OF THE RED MTN MINE. TONNAGES ARE INVESTIGATORS ESTIMATES.
Reference (Deposit): PARDEE AND SCHRADER,1933,USGS BULL.842,P.252
Reference (Deposit): BECRAFT ETAL 1963 USGS PROF PAPER428 P57
Reference (Deposit): TRAUERMAN AND WALDROM 1940 MBMG MEM 20 P 52