Constantine Prospect

Occurrence in Blaine county in Idaho, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10070583
MRDS ID W013575
Record type Site
Current site name Constantine Prospect
Related records 10119969

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -114.2406, 43.485 (WGS84)
Elevation 1859
Relative position 1 1/2 MI NE OF BELLEVUE
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Idaho Blaine

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Boise 002N 019E 30 Idaho

Comments on the location information

  • IN UPPER CONSTANTINE GULCH A TRIBUTARY OF SLAUGHTERHOUSE GULCH

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Quartz Gangue

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Argillite
    Rock unit name Milligen Form.-Black Argillite
    Rock description Milligen Form.-Black Argillite
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Mississippian
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Mississippian

Nearby scientific data

(1) -114.2406, 43.485

Ore body information

  • General form STRINGERS

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Mineral Hill District

Land status

Ownership category Private

Comments on the workings information

  • CONSISTS OF 5 CAVED TUNNELS

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W013575
Idaho Geological Survey Idaho Mines and Prospects IMP HA1166 http://www.idahogeology.org/

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    ANDERSON, A. L., AND OTHERS 1950, DETAILED GEOLOGY OF CERTAIN AREAS IN THE MINERAL HILL AND WARM SPRINGS MINING DISTRICTS: IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY PAMPHLET 90, 73 P

  • Deposit

    1949 GEOLMAP IDAHO BUREAU OF MINES & GEOL. PAMPHLET 9

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 1976-02-01 Murphy, Lyn S.; Miller, Pat U.S. Geological Survey