Atlantic-#691

The Atlantic-#691 is a mine located in Gilpin county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,101 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: Atlantic-#691  

State:  Colorado

County:  Gilpin

Elevation: 9,101 Feet (2,774 Meters)

Primary Mineral:

Lat, Long: 39.83, -105.49250

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Atlantic-#691 MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Atlantic-#691


Commodity

Tertiary: Silver


Location

State: Colorado
County: Gilpin
District: Central City


Land Status

Land ownership: National Forest
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.


Holdings

Type: Fee Ownership
Type: Patented


Workings

Type: Underground


Ownership

Owner Name: Nancy Mcdonald 11908 Morrow N. E. Albuquerque N. M. 87112
Percent: 100.0
Home Office: New Mexico
Info Year: 1976


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Surface-Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Discovery Year: 1878
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

Unknown: Chalcopyrite
Unknown: Pyrite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): MINE WAS WORKED UP TO ABOUT 1935 THERE WAS EXTENSIVE EXPLORATION IN 1971-BUT NO ACTIVITY AS Y


References

Reference (Deposit): OWN/ PATRICK MEAGHER; REF: MAS FILE