Scotia

The Scotia is a 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: Scotia  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Silver

Lat, Long: 39.77389, -105.82111

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Satelite image of the Scotia

Scotia MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Scotia


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Secondary: Lead
Secondary: Zinc
Secondary: Copper


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Henderson/Urad


Land Status

Not available


Holdings

Not available


Workings

Not available


Ownership

Not available


Production

Not available


Deposit

Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
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: Silver
Ore: Pyrite
Gangue: Quartz


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: BRECCIATED VUGGY QTZ. VEIN. SOME PB-ZN.


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS PP 223, 1950, PG 282

Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS

Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 6,63