The Bard Creek Mine is a silver, zinc, gold, and lead 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.
Primary Mineral: Silver, Zinc, Gold, Lead
Lat, Long: 39.73444, -105.72889
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Bard Creek Mine MRDS details
Primary: Bard Creek Mine
County: Clear Creek
District: Georgetown-Silver Plume District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Model Name: Polymetallic veins
Comment (Commodity): Assays show primary values in silver and gold, plus lesser values in lead, zinc, and copper.
Comment (Geology): Biotite gniess and alaskite-quartz monzonite porphyry; 12 veins encountered.
Comment (Location): Topographic map shows mine in NE/4 sec. 1, T4S, R75W, 2-1/2 miles north of Silver Plume.
Comment (Production): No production data found.
Comment (Reserve-Resource): Resources total 750,000 tons in 1935 report. (Sunshine files)
Reference (Deposit): Sunshine Mining Co. Colorado exploration files, unpublished data, Colorado Geological Survey.
Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 6,63