The Mining Legacy

The Mining Legacy (HM2DF4)

Location: Neihart, MT 59465 Cascade County
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Country: United States of America
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N 46° 55.988', W 110° 44.138'

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As a major producer of silver and lead, the small mining community of Neihart helped fuel economic development and growth in Montana and the nation. During the 1940's, large quantities of lead and zinc were produced from Neihart's mines in support of the war effort.
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· The re-engineered and reclaimed surface of the Belt Creek Tailings pile; this site lies just north of Neihart.
· Mill tailings and other mining wastes are buried throughout Neihart. Be careful where you dig!
· Block P Mining and tailings; Barker Hughsville, Montana
· A view from Silver Dyke Mine
HM NumberHM2DF4
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Date Added Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 at 1:03pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 520123 N 5197767
Decimal Degrees46.93313333, -110.73563333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 55.988', W 110° 44.138'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 55' 59.28" N, 110° 44' 8.2799999999999" W
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Area Code(s)406
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 225 Main St, Neihart MT 59465, US
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