Banker Mine

The Banker Mine is a molybdenum and bismuth mine located in Chaffee county, Colorado at an elevation of 10,400 feet.

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: Banker Mine  

State:  Colorado

County:  Chaffee

Elevation: 10,400 Feet (3,170 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum, Bismuth

Lat, Long: 38.96667, -106.45000

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Satelite image of the Banker Mine

Banker Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Banker Mine


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum
Primary: Bismuth


Location

State: Colorado
County: Chaffee
District: Winfield Dist.


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
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

Analytical Data: ASSAYED 10 OR 15% MOS2


Materials

Ore: Molybdenite
Ore: Bismuthinite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): WORCESTER, 1919, MOLYBDENUM DEPOSITS OF COLO: COLO. G.S. BULL. 14