Mountain Pride, Laurium

The Mountain Pride, Laurium is a lead, zinc, silver, and gold mine located in Summit county, Colorado.

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: Mountain Pride, Laurium  

State:  Colorado

County:  Summit

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 39.45611, -105.99556

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Mountain Pride, Laurium MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Mountain Pride, Laurium
Secondary: Blue Flag
Secondary: Larium


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold


Location

State: Colorado
County: Summit
District: Breckenridge


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1911
Time Period: 1911?
Material type: concentrates
Year: 1902
Material type: ore


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
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

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): BLUE FLAG = LAURIUM

Comment (Location): LAURIUM: 39-27-44N, 106-00-09W; MOUNTAIN PRIDE: 39-27022N, 105-59-44W

Comment (Workings): LAURIUM: ADIT, MOUNTAIN PRIDE: SHAFT


References

Reference (Deposit): WILSON, ANNA B., AND LAROCK, EDWARD J., 1991, ASCII DATABASE FOR PRINCIPAL LODE MINES AND MINERALIZED AREAS IN SOUTHERN SUMMIT COUNTY, COLORADO, U.S. GEOLOCICAL SURVEY OPEN-FILE REPORT 91-0027A AND B, 22 P. AND ONE DISKETTE.

Reference (Deposit): RANSOME, F.L., 1911, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BRECKENRIDGE DISTRICT, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 75, 187 P.

Reference (Deposit): WILSON, ANNA B., AND LAROCK, EDWARD J., IN PRESS, MINERALIZED AREAS AND PRINCIPAL LODE MINES IN SOUTHERN SUMMIT COUNTY, COLORADO, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY MISCELLANEOUS FIELD STUDIES MAP MF-2163, SCALE 1:50,000.

Reference (Deposit): SINGEWALD, Q.D., 1951, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE UPPER BLUE RIVER AREA, SUMMIT COUNTY, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 970, 74 P.

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 8,65