Marthae Mine

The Marthae Mine is a silver and uranium mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado at an elevation of 9,298 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: Marthae Mine  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation: 9,298 Feet (2,834 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Silver, Uranium

Lat, Long: 39.73222, -105.57750

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MRDS mine locations are often very general, and in some cases are incorrect. Some mine remains have been covered or removed by modern industrial activity or by development of things like housing. The satellite view offers a quick glimpse as to whether the MRDS location corresponds to visible mine remains.


Satelite image of the Marthae Mine

Marthae Mine MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Marthae Mine


Commodity

Primary: Silver
Primary: Uranium


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Lawson


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

Name: Gneiss
Role: Host
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic


Analytical Data

Not available


Materials

Ore: Torbernite
Ore: Pitchblende


Comments

Comment (Deposit): KNOWN ALSO AS THE ELIZABETH M LODE


References

Reference (Deposit): TEMR 291