Calhoun-Wood

The Calhoun-Wood is a zinc, gold, uranium, and lead mine located in Gilpin county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,400 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: Calhoun-Wood  

State:  Colorado

County:  Gilpin

Elevation: 9,400 Feet (2,865 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Zinc, Gold, Uranium, Lead

Lat, Long: 39.76667, -105.46667

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Satelite image of the Calhoun-Wood

Calhoun-Wood MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Calhoun-Wood


Commodity

Primary: Zinc
Primary: Gold
Primary: Uranium
Primary: Lead


Location

State: Colorado
County: Gilpin
District: Central City


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: 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

Name: Gneiss
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Pitchblende


Comments

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References

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