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Geology and mineral resources of a portion of the Silver City region, Owyhee County, Idaho

Roderick R. Asher

Geology and mineral resources of a portion of the Silver City region, Owyhee County, Idaho

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Published in Moscow .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Idaho,
  • Owyhee County.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Idaho -- Owyhee County.,
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Idaho -- Owyhee County.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [103]-106.

      Statement[by] R. R. Asher.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN24.I2 A43 no. 138
      The Physical Object
      Pagination106 p.
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL256729M
      LC Control Numbergs 68000308

      This unit is exposed in every county except White Pine. Many opal deposits are located on the south side of Opal Mountain, but some are covered under patented or unpatented mining claims. He married Shirley Ferren, a photographer, on June 26, The tract is buried on the northeast by younger basaltic lavas of the northwest Snake River plain. Box and Arthur A.

      In memory of these fur trappers from Hawai'i, this region was called "Owyhee" by British fur trappers. They were presumed dead. A reconnaissance study of middle and upper Tertiary volcaniclastic sedimentary and silicic volcanic rocks in Malheur County, Oregon, indicates that, based upon the data available: 1 it is unlikely that sandstone-type uranium deposits exist in sedimentary rocks of north-central Malheur County; and 2 favorable uranium environments are more likely to exist in and adjacent to uraniferous silicic eruptive centers and plugs. If interested in other geology paleontology mining gold silver ores mineral hydrology and related natural history books bulletins annual reports maps and atlases, please browse my other auctions.

      Forest Service. It corresponds to unit Tr3 on the State map, and also includes a few rocks mapped as Trt on the State map. This item will be shipped through the Global Shipping Program and includes international tracking. Silver City, Idaho, is an old ghost town found in Owyhee County, Idaho, and a fun vacationing spot for many. After a brief stint as a mine surveyor in Grants, New Mexico, he was employed as a geologist for the Idaho Bureau of Mines, where he worked untilliving in Moscow and doing fieldwork and mineral surveys in remote Owyhee County in southwestern Idaho.


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Geology and mineral resources of a portion of the Silver City region, Owyhee County, Idaho book

It corresponds to unit Tr3 on the State map, and also includes a few rocks mapped as Trt on the State map. Please enter 5 or 9 numbers for the ZIP Code. The tract is buried on the northeast by younger basaltic lavas of the northwest Snake River plain.

Items shipped in 5 business days from receipt and clearance of payment. We hope you take advantage of this wonderful opportunity. Take notice of the beautiful, white wood used to construct the schoolhouse and the many columns that lined the windows.

Throughout the state there are numerous and popular gem-hunting spots where enthusiasts can find deposits of corundum, jasper, agate, opal, garnet, topaz and zircon. One of the best deposits in the area is the Deer Hunt Mine, which is open for digging by rock hounds for a set price per pound.

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Most collectors will actually dig into the bedrock and use screens to recover these gems. This unit corresponds with the State map unit Tt1.

In places includes flows of platy olivine andesite or basaltic andesite. Age, mostly middle Miocene, but includes some rocks of early Miocene age based on vertebrate fossils from related sedimentary units and on potassium-argon ages that range from about 13 Ma to about 19 Ma; most isotopic ages are about 13 to 16 Ma.

Oligocene at surface, covers 0. It is present in the northernmost part and southernmost parts of the State, and is not exposed in the central region. Quaternary Sediments. Locally it includes tuffaceous sedimentary rocks interstratified with tuffs.

Legend has it that gold nuggets were found earlier in nearby Sinker Creek, named so by emigrants on their way to Oregon who used these for sinkers on their fishing lines.

Pleistocene and Pliocene at surface, covers 0. Currently, there are about 75 remaining structures, many of them restored. This is a perfect chance to take both your recreational vehicles and your camping gear to enjoy the great outdoors in Idaho.

Includes Picture Rock Basalt of Hamptonradiometrically dated by potassium-argon methods as middle? Garnets also occur throughout the state in a variety of rock types. Miocene at surface, covers 0. Special Attributes: 1st Edition Bennett E.

Maries, on the East Fork of Emerald Creek in the Panhandle National Forest, gem-quality almandite garnets are found in the placer gravel of the stream bed. Idaho itself has dozens and dozens of great trails and loops for ATV riding all across the state. The area selected for study by the U.

The mineral resource potential for all metals, including gold, uranium, barium, silver, strontium, arsenic, antimony, mercury, copper, manganese, cadmium, and zinc, is low for the entire Paria-Hackberry Wilderness Study Area.

A camera near the town entrance detects movement. Former glass in silicic vitroclastic debris commonly crystallized and altered to secondary silica minerals, alkali feldspar, zeolites, and clay minerals.

It corresponds to unit Tbg from the State map. The Idaho Hotel, moved from Ruby City to its present location in is open during the summer months, so you can rent a room and have some great meals; however, watch out — rumor has it that the hotel is inhabited by ghosts.

Updated March 13, By David Barber Idaho is known as the "Gem State" because it contains 72 different kinds of precious and semi-precious stones.

Southeastern Idaho The Spencer opal deposit is located 5 miles northeast of the town of Spencer, near the Montana border. A moderate energy resource potential is assessed for oil and gas and a low potential for geothermal energy, for the entire study area.Jarrett, Stanley M. Final report of major mine fire disaster, Sunshine Mine, Sunshine Mining Company, Kellogg, Shoshone County, Idaho, May 2, Alameda, California: United States Metal and Nonmetal Mine Health and Safety Western District.

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CHICAGO. Owyhee County, Idaho Mines. About the MRDS Mines Database: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy.

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