(Facility) East Helena Lead Smelter

The (Facility) East Helena Lead Smelter is a lead, smelter mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 3,891 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: (Facility) East Helena Lead Smelter  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 3,891 Feet (1,186 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Smelter

Lat, Long: 46.5889, -111.91670

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(Facility) East Helena Lead Smelter MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: (Facility) East Helena Lead Smelter
Secondary: East Helena Smelter


Commodity

Primary: Lead, Smelter
Secondary: Sulfur, Sulfuric Acid


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark


Land Status

Land ownership: Unknown
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

Not available


Workings

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Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1995
Description: Smelter Production 579701 Mt
Year: 1994
Description: Smelter Production 60873 Mt
Year: 1993
Description: Smelter Production 63413 Mt


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Plant
Plant Type: Smelter
Plant Subtype: Flotation
Operation Type: Processing Plant
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: Y


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

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Not available


Comments

Comment (Deposit): CONTRACT SMELTER STILL OPERATING ON A CONTRACT BASIS. AS OF 1995-CUSTOM SMELTER.


References

Reference (Deposit): MESA

Reference (Deposit): ASARCO 1995 ANNUAL REPORT-