The Bessie Jr, Oroverde is a gold, silver, and lead mine located in La Plata county, Colorado at an elevation of 11,358 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.
Elevation: 11,358 Feet (3,462 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver, Lead
Lat, Long: 37.5, -108.03333
Bessie Jr, Oroverde MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Bessie Jr, Oroverde
County: La Plata
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Administrative Organization: San Juan N. F.
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Colorado Plateaus
Physiographic Section: Navajo Section
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
|Comment: (LAND STATUS AND ADMINISTRATIVE AREA LOCATIONS CALCULATED USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS FOR SAN JUAN N. F.).|