Monte Queen

The Monte Queen is a silver and gold mine located in Hinsdale county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,101 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Monte Queen  

State:  Colorado

County:  Hinsdale

Elevation: 9,101 Feet (2,774 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 38.5, -107.30000

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Satelite View

MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the Monte Queen

Monte Queen MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Monte Queen


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold


Location

State: Colorado
County: Hinsdale
District: Lake City


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

Not available


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Name: Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic)
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Miocene


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Tetrahedrite
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Galena


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 478