I.X.L. Claim

Past Producer in Silver Bow county in Montana, United States with commodities Manganese, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10098062
MRDS ID DC11595
Record type Site
Current site name I.X.L. Claim

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -112.5995, 46.01379 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
Relative position NEAR GIMLET GULCH.
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Montana Silver Bow

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Montana Principal 003N 008W 16 SE OF NE Montana

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Manganese Primary
Silver Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Rhodochrosite Ore
Rhodonite Ore
Sphalerite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Associated
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Granite
    Rock unit name Boulder Batholith
    Rock description Boulder Batholith
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Plutonic Rock > Granitoid > Granite

Nearby scientific data

(1) -112.5995, 46.01379

Geologic structures

Type of structure Regional
Structure description Boulder Batholith

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 Butte District

Production statistics

  • Year 1928
    Period 1918-1928
    Material MN
    Accuracy Accurate
    Description Cp_Grade: ^41% Mn
    Importance Item Commodity Group Amount recovered Grade Recovery percentage
    Manganese Manganese 41wt-pct

Comments on the production information

  • SMALL AMOUNT OF AG WAS PRODUCED FROM 1918-1928.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS DC11595

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS FILES

  • Deposit

    USGS PP 74, PL. X.

  • Production

    USGS FILES.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1974 Unknown U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-JAN-1983 Wise, Kristine K. (Elliott, James E.) U.S. Geological Survey