The Ward Thompson is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,561 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: 5,561 Feet (1,695 Meters)
Lat, Long: 47.055, -112.36310
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Ward Thompson MRDS details
Primary: Ward Thompson
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Heddleston District
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: Prospect
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Deposit): FIELD EXAMINATION INDICATES THAT DEPOSIT IS TOO SMALL FOR FUTURE CONSIDERATION
Reference (Deposit): YOUNG,ETAL,1962,MBMG BULL.30,P.28
Reference (Deposit): MILLER,R.N.1973,UNPUB RPRNT.GEOL.HEDDLESTON CU-MO DEPOSIT,L.