Bunker Hill

The Bunker Hill is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,650 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: Bunker Hill  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,650 Feet (1,722 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.4694, -112.24810

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Satelite image of the Bunker Hill

Bunker Hill MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Bunker Hill


Commodity

Tertiary: Gold
Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Rimini


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 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

Type: Underground


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N
Deposit Size: S


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: Quartz
Unknown: Tourmaline
Unknown: Tetrahedrite
Unknown: Sphalerite
Unknown: Pyrite
Unknown: Galena
Unknown: Chalcopyrite
Unknown: Arsenopyrite


Comments

Comment (Reserve-Resource): GRADES FROM 701,PRODUCTION STATISTICS TONNAGES ESTIMATED BY INVESTIGATOR DATA ARE SUPPORTED IN REPORTS IN BACKUP F


References

Reference (Deposit): BECRAFT,1963,USGS PP.428,P.58,FIG36

Reference (Deposit): PARDEE AND SCHRADER,1933,USGS BULL.842,P.253