Collins

The Collins is a molybdenum mine located in Chaffee 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: Collins  

State:  Colorado

County:  Chaffee

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 39.03528, -106.53694

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Satelite image of the Collins

Collins MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Collins


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Colorado
County: Chaffee
District: Red Mt.


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
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: Molybdenite


Comments

Comment (Location): LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE WERE APPROXIMATED USING BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT'S GGWL (GEOGRAPHIC WELL LOCATOR) PROGRAM FOR THE FOOTAGE CALL: T12S R82W SECTION 03, 2640 FT N, 2640 FT E.


References

Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS

Reference (Deposit): WORCESTER, 1919, COLO. GEOL. SURV. BULL. 14

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 1,64