The Owatonna is a gold and silver mine located in Clear Creek county, Colorado.
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Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver
Lat, Long: 39.76722, -105.52361
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Owatonna MRDS details
County: Clear Creek
District: Idaho Springs
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: SULPHIDE VEINS
Reference (Deposit): USGS P.P. 94, 1917, PL. 7 AND TEXT.
Reference (Deposit): BLM CONNECTING SHEETS
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 6,63