The Treasure Key Tunnel Williams Vein is a silver, lead, and zinc mine located in Gilpin county, Colorado at an elevation of 8,501 feet.
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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.
Elevation: 8,501 Feet (2,591 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Silver, Lead, Zinc
Lat, Long: 39.795, -105.47889
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Treasure Key Tunnel Williams Vein MRDS details
Primary: Treasure Key Tunnel Williams Vein
District: Central City
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 359 , P. 164 - 166
Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 371