The Vigilant, Banta Hill, Gold, Bunkhouse is a silver, lead, zinc, gold, and copper mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado.
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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, Lead, Zinc, Gold, Copper
Lat, Long: 39.77944, -105.49556
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Vigilant, Banta Hill, Gold, Bunkhouse MRDS details
Primary: Vigilant, Banta Hill, Gold, Bunkhouse
County: Clear Creek
District: Central City
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: FRONT RANGE MINERAL BELT, NE TRENDING ZONE OF PORPHYRITIC INTRUSIVE ROCKS AND HYDROTHERMAL VEINS
Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS
Reference (Deposit): USGS P. P. 94, 1917, PL IV
Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL 120 , 1966
Reference (Deposit): USGS OPEN-FILE REPORT, 835, 1966