New York Mine

The New York Mine is a lead, zinc, copper, and molybdenum mine located in Summit county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,731 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: New York Mine  

State:  Colorado

County:  Summit

Elevation: 9,731 Feet (2,966 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Copper, Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 39.57889, -105.86444

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New York Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: New York Mine
Secondary: New York Tunnel
Secondary: New Yolk Claims


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Copper
Primary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Colorado
County: Summit
District: Breckenridge


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
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: Sandstone
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Late Cretaceous


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Galena
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Sphalerite


Comments

Comment (Workings): ADIT

Comment (Geology): JURASSIC AND CRETACEOUS RK. CUT BY TERTIARY MONZONITE

Comment (Deposit): THIS RECORD DUPLICATED MRDS # DC05163. THE TWO RECORDS WERE COMBINED AND RECORD # DC05163 WAS DELETED.


References

Reference (Deposit): CONSERVATION DIVISION COMP. DATE, 8, 65.

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.

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): LOVERING, T.S., 1934, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BRECKENRIDGE MINING DISTRICT, COLORADO, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 176, 64 P.

Reference (Deposit): RANSOME, F.L., 1911, GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BRECKENRIDGE DISTRICT, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER 75, P. 103.