History of the Spring Mountain Mine, Lemhi County, Idaho

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The Spring Mountain Mine, also known as the Big Windy, is the consolidation of the Elizabeth and the Teddy mines, located at an elevation of 10,000 feet on the Lost River side of Spring Mountain in the Lemhi Range (Figure 1). Technically, the mines are just outside the Spring Mountain mining district, the boundary of which runs along the crest of the mountains (Figure 2).

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