Bride Vein Idaho Tunnel

The Bride Vein Idaho Tunnel is a lead, silver, and gold mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado at an elevation of 8,599 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: Bride Vein Idaho Tunnel  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation: 8,599 Feet (2,621 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Lead, Silver, Gold

Lat, Long: 39.75694, -105.52222

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Satelite image of the Bride Vein Idaho Tunnel

Bride Vein Idaho Tunnel MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Bride Vein Idaho Tunnel


Commodity

Primary: Lead
Primary: Silver
Primary: Gold
Secondary: Zinc


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Central City


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Year: 1966
Time Period: ?-1966(?)


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
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

Not available


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Tennantite
Ore: Sphalerite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Argentite
Ore: Pyrite


Comments

Not available


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1208

Reference (Deposit): USGS PROF. PAPER 223