Puzzler

The Puzzler is a molybdenum mine located in Clear Creek 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.

Mine Info

Name: Puzzler  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Molybdenum

Lat, Long: 39.77361, -105.82556

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Puzzler MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Puzzler


Commodity

Primary: Molybdenum


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
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

Name: Granite
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Analytical Data: 1% MO


Materials

Ore: Silver
Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Molybdenite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PP 223, p. 282

Reference (Deposit): KING, R.U., (UNPUB. DATA)