The Northern View, Rose of Sharon is a feldspar and bismuth 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.
Primary Mineral: Feldspar, Bismuth
Lat, Long: 38.84806, -105.96750
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Northern View, Rose of Sharon MRDS details
Primary: Northern View, Rose of Sharon
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): USBM MINERAL EXAM FILE
Reference (Deposit): ARGALL, 1949, COLO. SCH. MINES QUART. V 44, NO. 2
Reference (Deposit): HANLEY AND OTHERS, 1950, USGS PP 227
Reference (Deposit): 3A) MICROFILM DOCUMENTS 9970 AND 12695, BR. MIN. DEP. LIBRARY
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 1,64