The Rock King Prospect is a niobium (columbium), tantalum, and beryllium mine located in Chaffee 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.
Primary Mineral: Niobium (Columbium), Tantalum, Beryllium
Lat, Long: 38.63333, -105.98333
Active Mining Claims
Claim data is for Mines level premium members.
Rock King Prospect MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Rock King Prospect
CommodityPrimary: Niobium (Columbium)
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Production
Reference: HANLEY AND OTHERS, 1950, PEGMATITE INVESTIGATIONS
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: HANLEY AND OTHERS, 1950, PEGMATITE INVESTIGATIONS IN COLORADO, WYOMING, AND UTAH, 1942 - 44, USGS PROF. PAPER 227