Silver Tide Vein Prospect

Prospect in Elmore county in Idaho, United States with commodities Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10089039
MRDS ID W007866
MAS/MILS ID 0160390659
Record type Site
Current site name Silver Tide Vein Prospect

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -115.11653, 43.78209 (WGS84)
Elevation 2134
Relative position 4.5 MI SE OF ATLANTA
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Idaho Elmore

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Boise 005N 011E 11 NWSE Idaho

Comments on the location information

  • Branches From Atlanta Lode 400 Ft Ne Of Monarch Shaft; Lode Trends W Across Silver Tide Claims.; Previous Quad Designation = Boise 1:250000; Latitude-Longitude Values Calculated From Township, Range, Section.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Comments on the commodity information

  • Ore Reported To Be Low - Grade.

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Quartz Gangue

Alteration

  • (Local) Oxidation

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Quartz Monzonite
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Diorite
    Rock unit name Idaho Batholith-Granodiorite, Porphyritic Quartz Monzonite
    Rock description Idaho Batholith-Granodiorite, Porphyritic Quartz Monzonite
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Quartz Monzonite
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Mafic Intrusive Rock > Diorite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -115.11653, 43.78209

Ore body information

  • General form STREAKS AND POCKETS
    Width 39.62M

Controls for ore emplacement

  • Shear Zone, Fracture

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place

Mining district

District name Atlanta District

Land status

Ownership category National Forest
Area name Boise National Forest

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Atlanta Mines Co.

Comments on the workings information

  • Very Minor Development

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W007866
Idaho Geological Survey Idaho Mines and Prospects IMP HA__60 http://www.idahogeology.org/
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0160390659 data consolidated into this record

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    Anderson, A. L., 1939, Geology And Ore Deposits, Atlanta District, Elmore Co., Idaho: Idaho Bureau Of Mines & Geol. Pam. 49, P. 62

  • Deposit

    1939 Geolmap Idaho Bureau Of Mines & Geol., Pam. 4

  • Deposit

    IBMG Mines & Prospects Of Hailey Quad, June 1981, Hustedde And Others

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-NOV-1975 Steigner, William D. U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-AUG-1976 Everett, Sandra E. U.S. Geological Survey
Reporter 14-NOV-1983 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines