Prospected Shear Zones-Name Unknown

The Prospected Shear Zones-Name Unknown is a gold mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 4,285 feet.

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Mine Info

Name: Prospected Shear Zones-Name Unknown  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 4,285 Feet (1,306 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Gold

Lat, Long: 46.9167, -111.95780

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Prospected Shear Zones-Name Unknown MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Prospected Shear Zones-Name Unknown


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Secondary: Silver


Location

State: Montana
County: Lewis and Clark


Land Status

Land ownership: BLM Administrative Area
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: Unknown


Workings

Not available


Ownership

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Production

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Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Prospect
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

Reference (Deposit): 53 P.

Reference (Deposit): MONTANA: U.S. BUREAU OF MINES OPEN-FILE REPORT, MLA 36-88,

Reference (Deposit): THE SLEEPING GIANT STUDY AREA, LEWIS AND CLARK COUNTY,

Reference (Deposit): PETERS, T.J., AND WINTERS, R.A., 1988. MINERAL RESOURCES OF