The Golden Crest Mine is a gold mine located in Summit county, Colorado.
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Primary Mineral: Gold
Lat, Long: 39.41361, -106.12917
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Golden Crest Mine MRDS details
Primary: Golden Crest Mine
Secondary: Gold Crest
District: Tenmile - Kokomo
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Reserve-Resource): UNEXPLORED PEG. ON GOLD MINE PROPERTY
Comment (Deposit): BE OCCURS IN PEGMATITE, AU OCCURS IN VEIN.
Comment (Workings): ADITS
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: PEG. 1000 FT. LONG WITH 1 TO 2 FT BERYL CRYSTALS (LOW-GRADE)
Comment (Deposit): THIS RECORD DUPLICATED MRDS # DC03974. THE TWO RECORDS WERE COMBINED AND RECORD # DC03974 WAS DELETED.
Comment (Location): ADDITIONAL LOCATION: 39-24-45N, 106-07-58W
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. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OPEN-FILE REPORT 91-0027A AND B, 22 P. AND ONE DISKETTE.
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): MIN. COM. FILES MICROFILM DOC. NO. 12, 706
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 8,65
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): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, 1942, TENMILE MINING DISTRICT, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY (UNCLASSIFIED MAP), SCALE: 1:12,000.