Hercules Mine

Past Producer in Elmore county in Idaho, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10265304
MAS/MILS ID 0160390729
Record type Site
Current site name Hercules Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -115.11063, 43.78519 (WGS84)
Elevation 1951
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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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 005 N 011 E 11 NESWNE Idaho

Comments on the location information

  • MSHA LOCATION:1.5 MI. SOUTH OF ATLANTA, ID. IN QUARTZ GULCH

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -115.11063, 43.78519

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category National Forest
Area name Boise National Forest

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Hercules Mining Co.
    ID 1001538
    Home office 2120 Stephen Ave. Boise, Id 83706
    Year 1981

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0160390729
Mine Safety and Health Administration MSHA MSHA 1001538
Idaho Geological Survey Idaho Mines and Prospects IMP HA__61 http://www.idahogeology.org/

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    MSHA RPT. DATED JUNE 1981

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 25-NOV-1983 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines