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Arlington Mining Company



  • Existence: approximately 1890 - 1920


The Arlington Mining Company was an American mining company that existed from approximately 1890 to 1920.

The Arlington mine was located on Prospect Creek near the Montana-Idaho divide and shipped silver, copper, and lead ore in 1908, and possibly in 1906. By 1912, the Arlington Mining Company had developed a tunnel 500 feet in length. A five-stamp mill was begun in 1908. The ore carried silver, galena, copper, lead, and gold. According to one source, the Arlington produced copper, lead, and zinc from 1900 to 1911.

UPB files, March 27, 2020 (American Mining Company; located on Prospect Creek near Idaho-Montana border;1912 development of tunnel; 1908 saw mill)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Arlington Mining Company first mortgage bond

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230340157]
Identifier: MSS 92

The folder contains a printed mortgage bond number 546 of the Arlington Mining Company. The item states the bearer will be paid $100 on 1 August 1900.

Dates: 1890