Sheep Creek Copper-Silver Mine

The Sheep Creek Copper-Silver Mine is a silver and copper mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana at an elevation of 3,799 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: Sheep Creek Copper-Silver Mine  

State:  Montana

County:  Lewis and Clark

Elevation: 3,799 Feet (1,158 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Copper

Lat, Long: 46.9689, -112.05690

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Sheep Creek Copper-Silver Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sheep Creek Copper-Silver Mine


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Copper


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 indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.


Holdings

Type: Other


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


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

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


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., AD WINTERS, R.A., 1988. MINERAL RESOURCES OF