Jessie Mine

The Jessie Mine 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: Jessie Mine  

State:  Colorado

County:  Summit

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 39.51194, -106.01750

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Jessie Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Jessie Mine
Secondary: B and B Mines Inc


Commodity

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


Location

State: Colorado
County: Summit
District: Breckenridge Area


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
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

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Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Silver
Ore: Galena
Ore: Gold
Ore: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: DISCONTINUOUS VEINLETS, AND FILLED CRACKS, LENSES, STRONG PREMINERAL NE-TRENDING GANGEY FAULT FISSURE ZONES

Comment (Location): JESSIE MINE AND TUNNEL: 39-30-43N, 106-01-03W; JESSIE-GLENWOOD TUNNEL: 39-31-43N, 106-01-06N; JESSIE-HATTIE TUNNEL: 39-30-43N, 106-01-14W; JESSIE-QUINCY TUNNEL: 39-30-40N, 106-01-09W

Comment (Workings): INCLUDES JESSIE TUNNEL, GLENWOOD TUNNEL, HATTIE TUNNEL, AND QUINCY TUNNEL. ADITS


References

Reference (Deposit): USBM MIN. EXAM. FILES

Reference (Deposit): LOVERING, T.S., AND GODDARD, E.N., 1950, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE FRONT RANGE, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 223, 319 P.

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): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 8,65

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.