Elevation: 2,884 feet
Type: Gold, Silver
Location: Secs. 7 and 18, (39-37E).
Access: 3 mi. E. of railroad at Orient, on First Thought Mtn. Lookout road.
Property: 17 patented, 11 unpatented claims.
Owner: Gold Syndicate Corp., Spokane, Wash. (1949 --). First Thought Gold Mines Co., Ltd. (1905-1934). First Thought Mining Corp. 0937-1944).
Ore: Gold, silver.
Ore minerals: Pyrite, free gold.
Gangue: Quartz, calcite. Deposit: Mineralized zone 15 to 110 ft. wide in rhyolite porphyry and quartz latite. Richer ores in the zone occur at intersections of faults. Dev: 1112 mi. of workings on 7 levels. Assays: 40,000 tons of ore avo % oz. Au, 1f2 oz. Ag.
Production: $1,350,000 in gold prior to 1948. Produced 1904, 1906-1909, 1934-1942.
Source: Gold in Washington, Bulletin No. 42, 1955. State of Washington Division of Mines and Geology.