Sea Chest

The Sea Chest 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: Sea Chest  

State:  Colorado

County:  Chaffee

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 38.98333, -106.46667

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Satelite View

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Satelite image of the Sea Chest

Sea Chest MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Sea Chest
Secondary: Glinka


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Colorado
County: Chaffee
District: Winfield Dist.


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

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Workings

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Ownership

Owner Name: K. E. Baker


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

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

Ore: Molybdenite


Comments

Not available


References

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