The Kelly Mine is a gemstone and zinc mine located in Socorro county, New Mexico.
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Primary Mineral: Gemstone, Zinc
Lat, Long: 34.06806, -107.17694
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Kelly Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Kelly Mine
Secondary: Includes Various Other Mines In the Magdalena District
LocationState: New Mexico
District: Magdalena District
Operation Category: Past Producer
Deposit Type: Vein
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Mexican Highland
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: GREEN COLORED, CUT AND SOLD AS CABACHONS|
|Comment: LITTLE LEFT.|
|Comment: PRODUCED HUNDREDS OF POUNDS OF EXCELLENT MATERIAL.|
|Comment: IN ZINC VEIN IN CAVITY SEVERAL FT WIDE AND 25 FT LONG, OCCURRED IN LAYERS 2 IN THICK.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: CARTER, M.D., 1977, GEM MATERIALS, IN MINERAL AND WATER RESOURCES OF NEW MEXICO: NEW MEXICO BUREAU OF MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES BULLETIN 87, P. 267-276
Reference Category: Production
Reference: CARTER (1977).