The C.K. & N. Lode, El Paso, Moon Anchor is a gold and silver mine located in Teller county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,298 feet.
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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.
Elevation: 9,298 Feet (2,834 Meters)
Commodity: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 38.72, -105.17056
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C.K. & N. Lode, El Paso, Moon Anchor MRDS details
Primary: C.K. & N. Lode, El Paso, Moon Anchor
Land ownership: Private
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Owner Name: C K And N Mining Co.
Years: 1924 -
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: EXTREME WESTERN PART OF THE CRIPPLE CREEK CALDERA IN AREA
Comment (Production): GALENA MINE $12,000, EL PASO MINE $3,036,311
Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEET
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF PAPER 223, P. 309
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 7,69
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 54, 1906, P. 281.
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