Allen Mine

Past Producer in Blaine county in Idaho, United States with commodities Gold, Silver, Lead, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10070753
MRDS ID W013828
Record type Site
Current site name Allen Mine
Related records 10192403

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -114.45341, 43.67549 (WGS84)
Elevation 2134
Relative position 5 MI. W. OF KETCHUM
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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 004N 017E 17 Idaho

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Primary
Lead Primary
Copper Primary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Carbonate > Limestone
    Rock unit name Wood River Formation-Limestone
    Rock description Wood River Formation-Limestone
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Pennsylvanian
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Pennsylvanian

Nearby scientific data

(1) -114.45341, 43.67549

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Faults

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Warm Springs Creek District

Land status

Ownership category Private

Comments on the production information

  • SOMEWHAT LESS THAN $50,000 PRODUCED.

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Overall depth 45.72M

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W013828
Idaho Geological Survey Idaho Mines and Prospects IMP HA1062 http://www.idahogeology.org/

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    UMPLEBY, J. B., AND OTHERS, 1930, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE WOOD RIVER REGION, IDAHO, WITH A DESCRIPTION OF THE MINNIE MOORE AND NEAR - BY MINES: USGS BULL. 814, P. 1 - 245

  • Deposit

    1930 GEOLMAP J. B. UMPLEBY AND OTHERS, BULL. 81

  • Production

    UMPLEBY, J. B., AND OTHERS, 1930, USGS BULL. 814.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUL-1976 Everett, Sandra E. (Miller, Pat) U.S. Geological Survey