The Red Jacket Star of the West, Star of the West #2, Mohawk, Iowa, is a bismuth, lead, silver, and gold mine located in Summit county, Colorado.
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Name: Red Jacket Star of the West, Star of the West #2, Mohawk, Iowa,
Primary Mineral: Bismuth, Lead, Silver, Gold
Lat, Long: 39.54889, -105.85917
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Red Jacket Star of the West, Star of the West #2, Mohawk, Iowa, MRDS details
Primary: Red Jacket Star of the West, Star of the West #2, Mohawk, Iowa,
District: Montezuma Area
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Workings): IOWA: SHAFT; MOHAWK, RED JACKET, STAR OF THE WEST AND STAR OF THE WEST NO. 2: ADITS
Comment (Location): MOHAWK: 39-32-59N, 105-51-27W; IOWA: 39-32-57N, 105-51-26W; RED JACKET: 39-33-02N, 105-50-55W; STAR OF THE WEST: 39-32-50N, 105-51-35W; STAR OF THE WEST NO. 2: 39-32-59N, 105-51-50W
Reference (Deposit): LOVERING, T.S., 1935, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE MONTEZUMA QUADRANGLE, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 178, P. 90-116
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 8,65
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): NEUERBERG, G.J., BOTINELLY, THEODORE, AND ANALYSTS, 1977, SELECTED GEOCHEMICAL AND PETROGRAPHIC DATA FOR CHARACTERIZING THE MINERALIZED ROCKS OF THE MONTEZUMA MINING DISTRICT, CENTRAL COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OPEN FILE REPORT 77-425.
Reference (Deposit): PATTON, H.B., 1909, THE MONTEZUMA MINING DISTRICT OF SUMMIT COUNTY, COLORADO: COLORADO GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, FIRST REPORT, 1908, P. 105-144.
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.