Bell of the West

The Bell of the West is a gold and silver 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: Bell of the West  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver

Lat, Long: 39.73333, -105.58556

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Bell of the West MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Bell of the West
Secondary: Alabama
Secondary: Baby Eddy
Secondary: Crazy Girl
Secondary: Yankee Girl
Secondary: Ariadne
Secondary: Emily
Secondary: Bruce
Secondary: Little Topsy
Secondary: Black
Secondary: Mammoth
Secondary: Le Roi
Secondary: Billie
Secondary: M
Secondary: Martha E


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Central City


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


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: Gold
Ore: Pyrite
Ore: Chalcopyrite
Ore: Galena
Ore: Silver
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: SULPHIDE VEINS


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS P P 319, 1959, PL 2

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 10,62

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 1032-B, 1956, PL 5

Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS