The Blue Cloud District is a lead and silver mine located in Lewis and Clark county, Montana.
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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.
Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver
Lat, Long: 46.6139, -112.16530
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Blue Cloud District MRDS details
Primary: Blue Cloud District
County: Lewis and Clark
District: BLUE CLOUD DISTRICT
Record Type: District
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: VEIN, TACTITE, DISSEMINATED
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Description: BOULDER BATHOLITH
Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 842, P. 211.
Reference (Deposit): US BUREAU OF MINES RI 6334, P. 25-6.
Reference (Deposit): USGS MINERAL RESOURCES; USBM MINERAL YEARBOOK.