Rainbow-Eagle Bird Mine

The Rainbow-Eagle Bird Mine is a mine located in Chaffee county, Colorado at an elevation of 12,001 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: Rainbow-Eagle Bird Mine  

State:  Colorado

County:  Chaffee

Elevation: 12,001 Feet (3,658 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 38.575, -106.29030

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Satelite image of the Rainbow-Eagle Bird Mine

Rainbow-Eagle Bird Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Rainbow-Eagle Bird Mine


Commodity

Tertiary: Manganese


Location

State: Colorado
County: Chaffee


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Type: Other


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Owner Name: Clough Manganese Co.
Home Office: Dist Of Columbia
Info Year: 1973

Owner Name: Avon Privette Altered Veins Of
Home Office: North Carolina
Info Year: 1973


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1918
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains


Mineral Deposit Model

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Orebody

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Structure

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Alterations

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Rocks

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Analytical Data

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Materials

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Comments

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References

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