The Mystic Mine is a copper mine located in Colfax county, New Mexico at an elevation of 11,841 feet.
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Name: Mystic Mine
State: New Mexico
Elevation: 11,841 Feet (3,609 Meters)
Lat, Long: 36.6297, -105.21440
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Mystic Mine MRDS details
Primary: Mystic Mine
State: New Mexico
Land ownership: Private
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Past Producer
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): CLARK K F & READ C B 1972 NMBM BULL 94 P124
Reference (Deposit): MINE AT 12000 FEET ELEV - WATER & ICE PROBLEMS
Reference (Deposit): PRODUCTION ABOUT 1000 TONS 20-25% CU HAND-SORTED
Reference (Deposit): PETTIT R F JR 1946 NMBM O F 15 P38
Reference (Deposit): EVERETT F D 1953 USBM MRB REGION 1V REPORT P14
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