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Gold placer deposits of the Pioneer district, Montana

J. T. Pardee

Gold placer deposits of the Pioneer district, Montana

by J. T. Pardee

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold ores -- Montana -- Powell County.,
  • Gold ores -- Montana -- Granite County.,
  • Placer deposits -- Montana -- Powell County.,
  • Placer deposits -- Montana -- Granite County.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Montana -- Powell County.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Montana -- Granite County.,
  • Geology, Economic -- Montana -- Powell County.,
  • Geology, Economic -- Montana -- Granite County.,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Montana -- Powell County.,
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Montana -- Granite County.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. T. Pardee.
    SeriesContributions to economic geology, Geological Survey bulletin -- 978-C
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, p. 69-99 :
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22978022M

    DILLON / SALMON Gold maps - GOLD SITES. (Includes 64 placer gold deposits) Towns in the vicinity - Dillon, Salmon (Idaho). Beaverhead National Forest. Ghost Towns / Miners Camps and Historical towns - 2. HELENA / MISSOULA Gold maps - GOLD SITES. (Includes placer gold deposits) Towns in the vicinity - Missoula, Elliston, Helena. 26 works Search for books with subject Powell County. Philipsburg, and Avon, Montana J. T. Pardee Not In Library. Problems of rural elderly households in Powell County, Kentucky Not In Library. Gold placer deposits of the Pioneer district, Montana J. T. Pardee Not In Library. Tectonic influences on the petrology, stratigraphy and.

      On J placer gold was discovered by four down-on-their-luck miners, marking the beginning of Helena as a mining camp. The newly named mining district of Last Chance Gulch would eventually produce $19 million in only four years, Montana’s second largest placer gold deposit. The mining camp quickly grew into a city renamed Helena.   Montana has produced some of the largest gold nuggets in the US and several gold deposits potentially are economic. The geology of the state is favorable for many additional discoveries particularly since the state is underlain by an Archean Craton similar to the great gold districts in Australia, Canada and South Africa.

    Confederate Gulch is a steeply incised gulch or valley on the west-facing slopes of the Big Belt Mountains in the U.S. state of small stream drains westward into Canyon Ferry Lake, on the upper Missouri River near present-day Townsend, , Confederate soldiers on parole during the American Civil War made a minor gold discovery in the gulch, but the .   Most of the Gold in Montana is found in the western half of the state where it was discovered in on Gold Creek in Powell rich deposits were found in in Creek near Virginia City created a gold rush. Since that discovery Montana has produced o, ounces of gold that is ranked as the seventh largest gold producing state in the .


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Gold placer deposits of the Pioneer district, Montana by J. T. Pardee Download PDF EPUB FB2

GOLD PLACER DEPOSITS OF THE PIONEER DISTRICT, MONTANA Bv J. PARDEE ABSTRACT The first discovery of gold in Montana was made in in the alluvium along Gold Creek in the Pioneer district.

The deposit was low grade, but in time Montana book gravels were found nearby. Little mining was done beforeowing to theCited by: 1. Get this from a library. Gold placer deposits of the Pioneer district, Montana: a geologic study of the historic diggings along Gold Creek.

[J T Pardee; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. Gold Placer Deposits of the Pioneer District Montana. Price $ Gold Rush Alaska The Porcupine Gold Placer District Mining Geology Book. Price $ The US Geological Survey ranked Montana as number 7 in gold production in the US and reported that the state included 31 gold mining districts.

Total gold production from the 19th century to was million ounces, but considerable amounts of gold have been mined since (Bergendahl and Koshmann, ). The Pioneer or Gold Creek historic mining district as defined by Sahinen () which includes the primary creeks and gulches which were the scene of the placer activity.

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Gold Placer Deposits of the Pioneer District Montana J T Pardee. Paperback. 8 offers from $ Next. Customers who bought this item also bought. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed.

In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key Reviews: 3. Pioneer Mining District (Gold Creek Mining District), Powell Co., Montana, USA: 10 miles SSW Gold Creek.

Ag, Pb, Au, Cu lodes and placers. Gold Creek. Gold and. comment type: deposit: comment: much of the placer gold was coated by limonite. 3 stages of glaciation with a noted decrease in gold from the oldest to the youngest.

comment type: geology: comment: the oldest drift is composed of boulders and cobbles of sedimentary rock and minor amounts of metamorphic rock. the intermediate drift is composed of metamorphic rock and. Many gold deposits in Montana are impressive.

Montana has produced some of the largest gold nuggets in the US and several gold deposits potentially are economic. The geology of the state is favorable for many additional discoveries particularly since the state is underlain by an Archean Craton similar to the great gold districts in Australia, Canada and South Africa.

Additionally, Montana. The discovery of gold in remote Western Montana attracted miners from throughout the region. It was often said that the creeks and gulches had some of the richest placer gold deposits in the world.

The historic towns of Bannack and Virginia City also gained a reputation as some of the most violent and dangerous mining camps in the west. Master Placer Mining Camp, Goldcreek, Powell County, MT Since its establishment inthe mine has been one of the few large-scale gold placer mining outfits to have operated successfully, not only in the Pioneer/Goldcreek district, but in Montana.

Even today, the property is considered a proven producer, and leaseholders work the. Yaak River was first reported to have placer gold in Significant amounts of placer gold weren’t reported during the gold-rush era, but mining picked up in later years.

By the s, placer gold finds increased, with o ounces in lode gold being reported from quartz-pyrite veins in sandstone. Placer gold mining was conducted on a large scale on the upper East Boulder in the s.

The major areas were on Iron Creek at the head of the drainage, on the main East Boulder for about a mile above its confluence with the Dry Fork, and on Dry Fork from its mouth to the mouth of the Hubble Gulch (Anthro Research ). Gold placer deposits of the Pioneer district, Montana: a geologic study of the historic diggings along Gold Creek Pardee, J.

(Joseph Thomas), I C. Historic WARD CREEK GOLD PLACER MMC# 20 Acre Placer Claim - St. Regis District - Mineral County, Montana. Northwest Gold And Silver Mine's is proud to present the Historic Ward Creek Gold Placer Mining Claim for sale.

This is a 20 acre unpatented placer mining claim for sale exclusively through Northwest Gold And Silver Mine' date: Presenting the Historic Flat Nose George Placer Mining Claim for sale, a 20 Acre Unpatented Placer Mining Claim.

The claim is located just north of Philipsburg, Montana and has been properly marked. All claims have been carefully surveyed, mapped and researched. Our own experienced, well educated Mine Survey Team completes the field date:   Gold and Silver in Cochise County. Cochise County is in the southeastern corner of the state, gold is associated with copper, silver and lead in porphyry copper deposits in the Warren (Bisbee) district, associated with lead and silver ore in the Tombstone district, and the precious metal is found in vein and disseminated deposits in the Turquoise (Pearce) district.

Ghost Town Maps Then and Now Treasure Coins Montana. Price $ Add To Cart. Gold Rush Alaska The Porcupine Gold Placer District Mining Geology Book.

Price $ Add To Cart. Gold Districts of California mining Geology Book New. Price $ Add To Cart. Gold Quartz Veins of the Alleghany District California. The Ottawa District in western Montana produced rich placer deposits in Silver Creek, and many lodes have also been found since.

Rich lode deposits were found in the Georgetown District west of Anaconda. Far east of most of Montana’s gold districts is the Kendall and North Moccasin Districts in Central Montana. of gold (approximately $ million in today’s dollars). Hard Work and “Slim Pickin’s” While prospecting for gold in frontier Montana may sound exciting, placer mining (separating loose gold and nuggets from dirt, sand, and gravel in a creek bed) actually required many hours of backbreaking work.

The Cedar Creek Mining District, known primarily for its placer deposits, encompasses Cedar, Quartz and Trout Creeks, rising near the crest of the northward extension of the Bitterroot Mountain creeks flow northeastward to enter the Clark Fork River above Superior (Sahinen ).

The placers were first claimed in by French Canadian Louis A. .This is one of the oldest books of the Gold Rush Era. It contains mining laws established by miners of the "Pioneer District" inalong with claims of that time. The locations would now be in the Upper Burnt River/Mormon Basin districts.

Book of Records, Pioneer District of Baker County ( MB).Location This district is in east-central Placer County at the site of the old town of Damascus, about seven miles southeast of Dutch Flat.

It includes the lode mines of the Pioneer-Humbug Bar area on the north and the extensive placer deposits that extend from Damascus south through Forks House to the Sunny South-Gas Hill area.