War Eagle Mine

The War Eagle Mine is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 4,760 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: War Eagle Mine  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 4,760 Feet (1,451 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.6419, -112.21810

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War Eagle Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: War Eagle Mine


Commodity

Tertiary: Iron
Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Lead


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark
District: Austin District


Land Status

Land ownership: Private
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: Patented


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Hugo Dobler
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: Montana
Info Year: 1977


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Year First Production: 1898
Discovery Year: 1895
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

Unknown: Silver
Unknown: Magnetite
Unknown: Galena


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): SPOKANE FILE NUMBER 34.80 USBM 1960 B-260

Reference (Deposit): SPOKANE FILE NUMBER 34-16 USBM EXAM REPORT

Reference (Deposit): METALIFEROUS DEP. OF THE GREATER HELENA MIN DIST. PARDEE USG

Reference (Deposit): IRON DEPOSITS IN MONTANA MBMG VC DEMUNCK IC-13 1956

Reference (Deposit): COUNTY COURTHOUSE RECORDS