Nabab

The Nabab is a gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper 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: Nabab  

State:  Colorado

County:  Clear Creek

Elevation:

Primary Mineral: Gold, Silver, Lead, Zinc, Copper

Lat, Long: 39.76222, -105.56694

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Satelite image of the Nabab

Nabab MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Nabab
Secondary: Great West
Secondary: Great East
Secondary: Summit
Secondary: Berry
Secondary: Lucania
Secondary: Dubuque
Secondary: Ella
Secondary: Torrey
Secondary: Fairfield


Commodity

Primary: Gold
Primary: Silver
Primary: Lead
Primary: Zinc
Primary: Copper


Location

State: Colorado
County: Clear Creek
District: Dumont


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: Gold
Ore: Silver


Comments

Comment (Geology): GEOL.DESC: SEAMS OF PYRITIC, COMPOSITE, AND GALENA - SPALERITE TYPES

Comment (Deposit): ONLY SMALL AMTS. OF VALUABLE METALS


References

Reference (Deposit): USGS BULL. 1231, 1967

Reference (Deposit): USGS OPEN - FILE REPORT 946, 1967