Beaver Meadows

The Beaver Meadows is a lead mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,200 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: Beaver Meadows  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,200 Feet (1,585 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead

Lat, Long: 47.2814, -112.51670

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Beaver Meadows MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Beaver Meadows
Secondary: Beaver Meadows Prospect


Commodity

Primary: Lead


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

Type: Other


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: 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

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Deposit): TWO SELECT SAMPLES OF GELENA-BEARING QUARTZITE CONTAINED 6.1 AND 1.7 PERCENT LEAD ONE 25-FT-DEEP SHAFT AND 6 PROSPECT PITS


References

Reference (Deposit): DEEP CREEK/BATTLE CREEK, AND NORTH FORK OF SUN RIVER WILDER

Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OPEN-FILE REPORT 84-0566

Reference (Deposit): LL WILDERNESS, TETON AND LEWIS AND CLARK COUNTIES, MONTANA:

Reference (Deposit): AND GEOLOGY OF WILDERNESS STUDY AREAS EAST OF THE BOB MARSHA

Reference (Deposit): MUDGE, M. R., AND OTHERS, 1984, MINERAL RESOURCE POTENTIAL

Reference (Deposit): EAU OF MINES OPEN FILE REPORT MLA 12-84, 15P

Reference (Deposit): 7), LEWIS AND CLARK, AND TETON COUNTIES, MONTANA: U.S. BUR

Reference (Deposit): NESS STUDY AREAS (BLM NOS. MT-075-110, 102, 105, 106, AND 10

Reference (Deposit): S OF THE BEAVER MEADOWS, BLIND HORSE CREEK, CHUTE MOUNTAIN,

Reference (Deposit): CAMPBELL, H.W., AND SCOTT, D.F., 1984, MINERAL INVESTIGATION