Lee Mountain

The Lee Mountain is a mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 5,400 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: Lee Mountain  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 5,400 Feet (1,646 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 46.4853, -112.24860

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Lee Mountain MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Lee Mountain


Commodity

Tertiary: Silver
Tertiary: Zinc
Tertiary: Gold
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 indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


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


Comments

Comment (Reserve-Resource): GRADES IN MATRIX NO. 1 ARE AVERAGES OF ASSAYS FROM 702. GRADES IN MATRIX NO.2 ARE FROM ASSAY OF GRAB SAMPLE FROM DUMP. GRADES IN MATRIX NO 3 ARE FROM PRODUCTION STATISTICS IN 701 TONNAGE FIGURES IN MATRIX ARE ESTIMATES OF INVESTIGATOR SEE DATA PRESENTED IN RECORDS 120,220,320,151,251,351 FROM REPORT BACKUP FILE


References

Reference (Deposit): PARDEE AND SCHRADER,1933,USGS BULL.842,P.255

Reference (Deposit): KNOPF,1913,USGS BULL.527,P.83

Reference (Deposit): UNPUB MBMG FILE DATA (MAP)

Reference (Deposit): BECRAFT,1963,USGS PROF PAPER 428 P.55,PL.7