Barbara Anne Prospect

Occurrence in Park county in Montana, United States with commodities Silver, Gold, Lead, Copper, Zinc, Bismuth

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10019139
MRDS ID DC08768
Record type Site
Current site name Barbara Anne Prospect
Alternate or previous names Barbara Ann Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -110.59303, 45.27908 (WGS84)
Elevation 2560
Relative position 9 MILES SE OF EMIGRANT
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Montana Park

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Montana Principal 006S 009E 26,35 CENTER OF SW (26); CENTER OF NW (35) Montana

Comments on the location information

  • LOCATED ON EAST HILL BETWEEN ABRASTRA AND BURNT CREEKS.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Silver Primary
Gold Secondary
Lead Secondary
Copper Secondary
Zinc Secondary
Bismuth Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Sphalerite Ore

Analytical data

Result AVERAGE SMELTER RETURNS: AU-.8 OZ/T, AG-12 OZ/T
Result PB-.9%, CU-.3%, ZN-.3%, BI-.26%.

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic) > Intermediate Volcanic Rock > Andesite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -110.59303, 45.27908

Geologic structures

Type of structure Local
Structure description High-Angle Faulting

Ore body information

  • Strike N17E
    Dip 68W

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Fracture Zone

Comments on the geologic information

  • GEOL.DESC: SULFIDES

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Production years 1947-1948

Mining district

District name Emigrant District

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner K. Counts
    Home office Livingstone, Mt.

Comments on the reserve resource information

  • TEST SHIPMENTS MADE TOTALING 53 TONS. DEVELOPMENT SUSPENDED.

Comments on the workings information

  • 25 FT SHAFT, 20 FT DRIFT, 150 FT CROSSCUT ADIT

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS DC08768

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    REED, G, 1950, MIWES AND MINERAL DEPOSITS, PARK CO., MONT., USBM. INF. CIRC. 7546, P. 50.

  • Deposit

    CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 12-28-1961

  • Deposit

    1950 COMPILE USBM INF CIRC. 754

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1974 Unknown U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-MAR-1980 Doyle, Brien (Wells, John) U.S. Geological Survey