Michigan - Uthoff

The Michigan - Uthoff is a lead, zinc, copper, and silver mine located in Summit county, Colorado at an elevation of 10,899 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: Michigan - Uthoff  

State:  Colorado

County:  Summit

Elevation: 10,899 Feet (3,322 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Zinc, Copper, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.42111, -106.19500

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Michigan - Uthoff MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Michigan - Uthoff
Secondary: Michigan


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Copper
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Colorado
County: Summit
District: Kokomo


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

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Chalcopyrite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): THIS RECORD DUPLICATED MRDS # DC03556. THE TWO RECORDS WERE COMBINED AND RECORD # DC03556 WAS DELETED.

Comment (Location): UNSURVEYED. ADDITIONAL LOCATION: 39-25-16N, 106-11-35W

Comment (Deposit): MASSIVE REPLACEMENT OF LIMESTONE

Comment (Workings): SHAFT IN EMMONS (1898), 2 ADITS SHOWN ON WILSON AND LAROCK MAP, ADIT AND SHAFT ON TENMILE MINING DISTRICT MAP (1942)


References

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): COLO. GEOL. SOC. PROCEEDINGS, VOL. 15 , NO. 2 , 1946

Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, 1942, TENMILE MINING DISTRICT, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY (UNCLASSIFIED MAP), SCALE: 1:12,000.

Reference (Deposit): DMEA RECORDS

Reference (Deposit): EMMONS, S.F., 1898, GEOLOGIC ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES - TENMILE DISTRICT SPECIAL FOLIO, COLORADO: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY FOLIO 48.

Reference (Deposit): CONS. DIV, COMP. DATE 8,65.