Red Mountain tungsten veins

The Red Mountain tungsten veins is a tungsten 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: Red Mountain tungsten veins  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Tungsten

Lat, Long: 39.75889, -105.83833

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Satelite View

MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the Red Mountain tungsten veins

Red Mountain tungsten veins MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Red Mountain tungsten veins
Secondary: Red Mountain Deposit


Commodity

Primary: Tungsten


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Henderson/Urad


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Organization:
Significant: N


Physiography

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


Mineral Deposit Model

Model Name: W veins


Orebody

Not available


Structure

Not available


Alterations

Not available


Rocks

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Huebnerite


Comments

Comment (Deposit): NEAR BORDER OF URAD MOLYBDENUM DEPOSIT


References

Reference (Deposit): LEMMON, D.M., AND TWETO, O.L., 1962, TUNGSTEN IN THE U.S., USGS MAP, MR-25