The Sterling Nellie G is a silver and copper mine located in Hinsdale county, Colorado at an elevation of 12,500 feet.
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Elevation: 12,500 Feet (3,810 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Silver, Copper
Lat, Long: 37.87778, -107.49500
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Sterling Nellie G MRDS details
Primary: Sterling Nellie G
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Name: Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic)
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Miocene
Comment (Deposit): 32 - 36 DEVELOPMENT CO.