Bluebird

Occurrence in Sweet Grass county in Montana, United States with commodities Chromium, Platinum

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10148516
MRDS ID M060093
MAS/MILS ID 0300970026
Record type Site
Current site name Bluebird
Related records 10095653

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -109.96219, 45.38852 (WGS84)
Elevation 2500
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Montana Sweet Grass

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Montana Principal 005 S 014 E 23 NWNE Montana

Comments on the location information

  • ON WEST SIDE OF CATHEDRAL CREEK. DEPOSIT ALONG NORTH SLOPE OF BLUEBIRD PEAK.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary
Platinum Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -109.96219, 45.38852

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0300970026
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M060093 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    U.S. BUREAU OF MINES RI 4368, 1948, P. 31-33.

  • Deposit

    MCHUGH, E., 1994, MLA REPORT IN PREPARATION.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-NOV-1994 McHugh, Edward L. U.S. Bureau of Mines